For 21 years, Chicago mayor Richard J. Daley ruled the city, building the Sears Tower and O'Hare Airport. He was mayor during Chicago's tumultuous 1968 Democratic National Convention.
Richard Sears and Alva Curtis Roebuck brought consumer goods to the hands of every American with their Sears and Roebuck catalogue.
Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
A biography of the last outlaws of the American Wild West
A saga of ambition, wealth, family loyalty and personal tragedy.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
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.
A peanut farmer who rose to become America's 39th president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.