William "Buffalo Bill" Cody's legendary exploits helped create the myth of the American West that still endures today.
Postwar New York City and the global economic order told through the story of the World Trade Center.
The first man to fly across the Atlantic, Charles Lindbergh was unprepared for the attention, particularly after his son was kidnapped.
A writer's childhood and the development of her photography and writing about the American South.
She set out to save a species… us.
A Utah farm boy builds a prototype for a television, but is thwarted by movie studio executives wanting to control the technology.
Marcus Garvey, a black nationalist leader from Jamaica, had great successes and failures before being jailed and deported from the US in 1927.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.