A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Intrepid journalist Nelly Bly went on a journey around the world breaking the record of Julius Verne's fictional character.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
John Philip Sousa was America's favorite bandmaster.
The little-known story of a black independent film industry that produced nearly 500 feature films for African American audiences.
Roman Catholic priest Father Charles Coughlin used the power of radio to rail against the nation's economic system in the Depression.
An unprecedented look at the life and legacy of one of America's most enduring and influential storytellers.
The bizarre saga of the Symbionese Liberation Army and Patty Hearst's kidnapping and conversion to her captors' cause.