The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II. Based on Sevareid's 1946 book of the same name.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
Forever enshrined in myth by an assassin's bullet, Kennedy's presidency long defied objective appraisal. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
At the height of segregation, an unlikely alliance between a black medical genius and a white surgeon led to a pioneering medical breakthrough.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
Meet the Wizard of Odd. Robert Ripley was a new media star and the most popular man in America.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
George Eastman introduced the Kodak and Brownie camera systems and transformed photography into something anybody could do.