The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
In 1936 Angie Debo uncovered the U.S. government's theft of Native Americans' oil rich lands in Indian Territories of Oklahoma.
The life of the legendary photographer, known best for his black and white images of the wilderness of the American West.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
The unusual life of David Vetter, who lived permanently inside a germ-free environment due to severe combined immunodeficiency.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.