The trial of Charles Julius Guiteau, who assassinated President James A. Garfield, turned into a public battle over the meaning of insanity.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
John Scopes' free speech trial pitted science against religion after the teacher presented Charles Darwin's theory of evolution in a Tennessee school.
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.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
Mathematician and paranoid schizophrenic John Nash's work became a foundation of modern economic theory.
The remarkable and tragic life of the third Kennedy son, Robert F. Kennedy.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.