In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
American prisoners of war in North Vietnam tell of their experiences at the Hanoi Hilton and other notorious prisons.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?