Like the sinking of the RMS Titanic, the 1956 shipwreck was one of the worst maritime disasters of the 20th century.
Grant Moves South explores the legendary general’s pivotal successes and military strategies.
Congressman Charlie Wilson was a champion for the covert op that affected the outcome of the Soviet-Afghan War.
Celebrate the red, white, and blue by remembering the history of those who came before us.
Meet the man behind the legend.
The American doctor was a beacon of hope for the soldiers he treated during his tour of duty.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Halberstam describes the specific allure of Robert Kennedy, and how he was "different from other politicians."
Goldman was a revolutionary from the start. Her work in the U.S. and Russia shook up governments and oligarchs.
As the Battle of Baltimore drew to a close, an American flag was raised—and the national anthem was born.
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.
Taking the post of Warden of His Majesty’s Mint in 17th-century London, Newton came face-to-face with seedy criminals.
The speechwriter and top presidential adviser was a driving political force during one of America's most turbulent eras.
From the mysterious to the unthinkable...
In Ahead of Time, Gruber reflects on the early years of her career, including the assignment that took her back to 1930s Germany.
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The pair’s spectacular accomplishments and whirlwind romance will forever be marked by a shocking scandal.
Anthony Summers’ book, Goddess, sheds light on this starlet’s short-lived time in the spotlight.
John Franklin Cogburn’s great-grandson recounts the life of the man who inspired True Grit's "Rooster."
North and South Korea's recent agreement has us looking back at the past.