A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century. He served as a New York congressman during the Fifties and Sixties.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport.
Dwight D. Eisenhower was one of America's least understood presidents. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
During the 1960s the Ku Klux Klan would rise again in the most progressive southern state.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.