General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
James Michael Curley and his sophisticated political machine dominated Boston for almost half a century.
Politics, culture, race relations, and technology in a year of change.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
In 1897, Arctic explorer Robert Peary caused a sensation when he returned from Greenland with five Eskimos.
For the first time on television, God in America will explore the historical role of religion in the public life of the United States.
A look at JFK's assassination by Lee Harvey Oswald and the subsequent investigations that lead to a widespread loss of trust in government institutions.