An American Communist family flees to Moscow in the late 1920s to avoid imprisonment. In 1935 they return to America but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
Winner, 2010 Peabody Award --- The 1968 My Lai massacre, its subsequent cover-up, and the soldiers who broke ranks to bring the atrocity to light.
A minute-by-minute account, on both sides of the Pacific, leading up to the surprise attack on the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
Lyndon Johnson pushed progressive programs before the Vietnam War eroded his support. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.