Nearly every American town has a baseball diamond. A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
It was the deadliest workplace accident in New York City’s history.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
An updated look at the Alabama tenant farmer families that Walker Evans and James Agee documented in their 1936 Pulitzer Prize-winning book.