A new religion called spiritualism affected the nation in the era of Abraham Lincoln, P. T. Barnum and Frederick Douglass. The movement faded by 1880 as frauds were revealed.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Follow seven former Amish who choose their freedom over their family
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
A great playwright's turbulent story, from childhood through the years of his Nobel Prize-winning career to his lonely, painful death.
A star in baseball's golden age, Joe DiMaggio's celebrity status and tumultuous marriage to Marilyn Monroe brought him pain.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.