From early settlers to 20th-century biological warfare.
The storming of the capital during the War of 1812 led to destruction.
Are they really as utopian as their proponents claim?
The Boston native remained at large for 16 years.
The fighting spanned dozens of adversaries and hundreds of years.
Discover the historical effects of the nationwide ban on alcohol.
By Erin Hagan
This combined unit is the most decorated for its size in U.S. military history.
By Malia Ogawa
Fleshing out fact with fiction.
These satirical drawings reveal the debates that dominated bygone eras.
By Orrin Grey
This innovative mode of travel allowed people to make cross-country journeys in days rather than weeks or months.
Wars are never fought fair and square.