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.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.