President Theodore Roosevelt was caught in the middle of the first major battle for wilderness preservation, over the building of Hetch Hetchy Dam in Yosemite National Park.
A personal story of one family's dramatic effort to hold onto their family farm in Iowa as massive foreclosures sweep the nation in the 1990s.
The remarkable story of how a railroad was built connecting California to the East.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The 300-year saga of the American whaling industry.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
The story of the farmers who dreamed of prosperity and lived through ten years of drought, dust, disease and death.