Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The story of the American civil rights movement is told through its powerful music -- the freedom songs that protesters sang on picket lines, in mass meetings, in police wagons, and in jail cells as they fought for justice and equality.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.