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 on December 7, 1941, which brought America into World War II.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.