In 1936, Walter Reuther fought auto makers to recognize the United Auto Workers. GM and Ford could not stop one of the worst battles of the American labor movement.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The story of a Russian immigrant and anarchist who is said to have inspired the assassination of President William McKinley.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".