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.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.