A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
A six-hour series on how the West was lost and won, from the Gold Rush in 1848 until Wounded Knee in 1893.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The story of Native peoples’ valiant resistance to expulsion from their lands and the extinction of their culture.
Her 1963 warnings about the effects of pesticides and herbicides sparked a revolution in environmental policy.
The worldwide migration by eager gold-seekers turned California into a land of opportunity and fierce competition.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.