Clemente was an exceptional baseball player whose career sheds light on larger issues of immigration, civil rights and cultural change.
A daunting story of shipwreck, starvation, mutiny and cannibalism amongst a group left abandoned in the high Arctic.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The impact of tuberculosis in America, once the deadliest killer in human history.
In the decade after the Civil War, former slaves sing their way into a nation's heart with spirituals, the religious anthems of slavery.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.