The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
Bascom Lamar Lunsford and his campaign to preserve mountain music and dance.
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.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
Schools taught Native Americans to imitate white men in a liberal "civilizing" mission in 1875.