A preview of The Kennedys, saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy. From Joseph Kennedy's rise on Wall Street, through John, Robert and Edward's successes and scandals, the family has left a storied political legacy.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
After the stock market crashed in 1929, thousands suffered unemployment and poverty in the Great Depression.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
America came apart in 1964 and has since been reborn.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.