With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I. New mechanized weapons led to the bloodiest war of the 20th century.
A minute-by-minute account, on both sides of the Pacific, leading up to the surprise attack on the U.S. fleet at Pearl Harbor.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
In the early 1830s, Texas, ruled by Mexico, held 20,000 U.S. settlers and 4,000 Mexican Tejanos, forcing residents to pick sides.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
The story of the dramatic post-World War II tribunal that brought Nazi leaders to justice and defines trial procedure for state criminals to this day.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.