The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
A look at the poor Scottish emigrant boy who built a fortune in telegraphy, railroads and steel, and then began systematically to give it all away.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
French settlers in Louisiana merged with African Americans, Afro-Caribbeans and others to create Cajun and Zydeco musical traditions.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".