The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
The stories of ordinary people in the tumultuous years after the Civil War, when America struggled to rebuild the Union.
During the defining months of the offensive against Germany, American forces faced a moral and strategic dilemma.
An American Communist family that had fled to Moscow in the late 1920s, return to America in 1935 but can not bring their 5-year-old son.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.