A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
A wry philosophical essay on what makes baseball the great American pastime.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
Prohibition's effect on Detroit, Michigan, the first major American city to "go dry," and the growth of the liquor smuggling industry.
The story of the Mexican American miners whose labor battles shaped the course of Arizona history.
The first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic, Earhart disappeared in 1937 during an attempt to circumnavigate the world by airplane.
Their intense faith and strict adherence to 300-year-old traditions have by turn captivated and repelled, awed and irritated, inspired and confused America.