Thoroughbred racehorse Seabiscuit was the long shot that captured America's heart during the Depression.
Martha Ballard was a midwife and mother in Maine following the American Revolution.
The contradictory history of a dam that became a statement of American power and prestige.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
Football coach Knute Rockne of Notre Dame was a pivotal figure in the sudden rise of sports to a position of power in American culture.
The Klondike Gold Rush in Canada's Yukon Territory saw 100,000 people make the treacherous journey in search of riches.
The New Deal program CCC put three million young men to work in camps across America.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.