A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
This film follows the 65 "British soldiers" and 67 "American rebels" who reenact the 1775 Battle of Lexington and Concord.
The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The American effort to relieve starvation in Soviet Russia in 1921 during the worst natural disaster in Europe in 500 years.