Robert Moses built bridges, highways, Jones Beach, Lincoln Center and the United Nations in New York. His were some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
How five abolitionist allies turned a despised fringe movement against chattel slavery into a force that literally changed the nation.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
The young CBS reporter changed his pacifist ideals after reporting on the rise of fascism in Europe during World War II.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
Brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright built a flying machine that made its first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
P.T. Barnum -- huckster, con man, promoter, entertainer and founder of "The Greatest Show on Earth".