General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
The six-part story of a frontiersman farmer and a wealthy Confederate slave-owner's daughter.
Robert Moses fueled some of the most ambitious -- and controversial -- public works projects ever conceived.
In 1934, American polar explorer Richard Byrd became the first to experience winter in Antarctica's interior.
A man who symbolized African American equality fought a proponent of Hitler's Aryan racial theories on the eve of World War II.
Engineer James Eads tamed the mighty Mississippi, turning New Orleans into the second largest port in the nation.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.