The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Murderer, martyr, hero - John Brown's violent crusade against slavery would divide the nation and spark the Civil War.
President Richard Nixon and Henry Kissinger initiated a secret diplomatic breakthrough with Mao Tse-tung that shocked and changed the world.
A year in the life of Wyoming cowboys and the ranching families of the American West.
The unbounded optimism of the Jazz Age and the shocking consequences when reality finally hit on October 29th, 1929.
The story of the polio crusade pays tribute to a time when Americans banded together to conquer a terrible disease.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
The story behind the development of the oral contraceptive that put women in control of birth control.