Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
Head of the most powerful family in America, billionaire John D. Rockefeller's vast philanthropy changed his family's reputation.
An African American minister whose dream of ending racism galvanized millions of Americans in the civil rights movement.
The story of a farm boy who rose from obscurity to become the most influential American innovator of the 20th century.
The world famous escape artist could escape from everything - except his own mortality.
A nostalgic and humorous look at how old world Chicago lives side by side with the new.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.