The 1968 Democratic National Convention saw a clash of political visions on the convention floor and violence outside on the streets of Chicago.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
Author, soldier, scientist, outdoorsman and caring father, he was the youngest man to become president. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
The last surviving member of a California Indian tribe became a sensation in 1911.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Today one of the most-recognized figures in American literary history, poet Walt Whitman was denounced by critics in his own time.
Joseph Goebbels, the second most powerful man in Nazi Germany, was the mastermind behind Adolf Hitler's success.