Fascinating stories of courage, corruption, and change emerged from the darkest period of the 20th century.
In January of 1943, Warsaw Ghetto inmates began defying their German enemies—and sparked a widespread hunger for resistance.
Historian Walter Lord recounts the bombing of major U.S. battleships and the heroics of the men on board.
Meet two hard-partying geniuses that became Cold War operatives.
The Day the Bubble Burst examines one of the greatest financial disasters—the 1929 stock market crash—through the eyes of those involved.
Dive into some of history's greatest battles and the life of one its most famous generals.
James Thomas Flexner examines how Benedict Arnold's defection shaped George Washington's future.
Discover the history behind the religions that have shaped humanity.
In the face of death, these ordinary citizens did extraordinary things.
The famous female pilot describes her record-breaking westbound flight in her bestselling memoir.
Secret agent Peter Malkin opens up about the capture that inspired the film Operation Finale.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Halberstam describes the specific allure of Robert Kennedy, and how he was "different from other politicians."
A book published by the Anne Frank House profiles the Secret Annex—the Frank family's two-year hideout—and the famous diarist's life inside.
In Ahead of Time, Gruber reflects on the early years of her career, including the assignment that took her back to 1930s Germany.
Get an inside look at the family America will never stop talking about.
A Journey Through Tudor England explores the building's infamous executions and the "graffiti" left by doomed prisoners.
Fact, meet fiction.
The future is female—but so was the past.
As hate tore the world apart, love brought people together.