A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
The Alaskan Highway stands today as one of the boldest homeland security initiatives ever undertaken.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
The staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
From the Revolutionary War to Operation Desert Storm - newly discovered letters read by celebrity actors tell of courage, longing, and sacrifice.
American comandante William Morgan went to Cuba to help Fidel Castro return the country to a democracy. Instead, four years later, he was executed.