After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa, dead or alive.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
Founding father Alexander Hamilton went up against political rival and former vice president Aaron Burr in one of history's most famous duels.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
In August 1942 the murder of a young Mexican American man ignited a firestorm in Los Angeles, ultimately sparking brutal race riots.
The Alabama governor and presidential candidate promised segregation forever.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.