The legendary tale of Emeline Gurney, who - as the story goes - sold an illegitimate child at the age of 14 only to marry him at a later age. She was cast out of 19th-century New England society and died in poverty.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The life story of Aimee Semple McPherson, religious evangelist instrumental in bringing conservative Protestantism into mainstream culture.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
In 1936, GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
The black residents of Tulsa relive their community's remarkable rise and tragic decline.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.