With over a million already dead, heroic American soldiers and nurses served in the closing battles of World War I.
The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
The U.S. and the Soviet Union race to build the hydrogen bomb during the Cold War, thus beginning the nuclear arms race.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.