The first African American female postal worker was renowned for more than her groundbreaking status.
Now a tourist haven, the small colony was once run by pirates, for pirates.
Chiune Sugihara is believed to have saved five times as many lives as his more famous counterpart, Oskar Schindler.
During the early Battle of Long Island, a British victory left American forces dejected.
These enlightening books examine the history and sociology of race.