Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The story of a Vietnamese mother, the Amerasian daughter she sent away for adoption, and their reunion 22 years after the Vietnam War.
Winner, 2010 Peabody Award --- The 1968 My Lai massacre, its subsequent cover-up, and the soldiers who broke ranks to bring the atrocity to light.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.