A civil rights leader in Harlem before entering politics, Powell was one of the most charismatic black leaders of the 20th century.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
The story of James Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, and his assassination by a deluded madman.
A president who rose from a broken childhood to become one of the most successful politicians in modern American history, and one of the most complex and conflicted characters to ever stride across the public stage.
Quilting and the intimate clues it yields about the lives of 19th century women.
She set out to save a species… us.
The converging forces, circumstances, personalities and events that propelled a group of English men and women west across the Atlantic in 1620.