The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Accused by a janitor, a respected Harvard professor was hanged for the murder of Dr. George Parkman, one of Boston's richest citizens, in 1849.
The influential musical pioneers from Appalachia whose recordings lifted spirits during the Great Depression.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
Silent film actress Mary Pickford played a pivotal role in bringing Hollywood into the center of the motion picture industry.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.