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 biography of the 41st U.S. president, from his service in World War II to his days in the Oval Office. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
America's first great songwriter, Stephen Foster, wrote 200 songs but died a penniless alcoholic at 37.
"The Wizard of Menlo Park," Inventor Thomas Edison, built the first practical light bulb and revolutionized the world.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
America's first First Lady defined the role of the President's wife and in the process changed the face of the American presidency.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.