A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The grave truth behind modern forensics was discovered in 1920s New York.
The internationally famous carnival of delights in New York was the birthplace of the hot dog and the roller coaster.
The story of Chicago's dramatic transformation from a swampy frontier town to a massive metropolis in the nineteenth century.
Between 1854 and 1929 more than 100,000 abused or orphaned children were sent by train to the Midwest to begin new lives in foster families.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The Pennsylvania Railroad Company accomplished an enormous engineering feat, but destroyed a great architectural monument.