The founding father laid the groundwork for the nation's modern economy, including the banking system and Wall Street.
The personal journey of three generations of a Japanese American family, including their stint in internment camps during World War II.
Creating Miami Beach from a narrow spit of Florida swampland, Carl Fisher made a fortune until a devastating hurricane and the stock market crash of 1929 wiped him out.
The ultimate frontiersman, Carson inspired popular novels before being associated with the "Long Walk" of the Navajo people.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
From letters of the second U.S. president, John Adams, and his wife, Abigail, this film explores their tumultuous times.
Cuba's Communist leader defied the odds, surviving his Soviet benefactors, the wrath of U.S. presidents, two diplomatic crises and assassination attempts.