Financial expert James Grant holds up the hands-off approach taken by Woodrow Wilson and Warren G. Harding to overcome the recession of 1920-21 as a lesson for this and future generations.
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Award-winning historian Andrew Roberts examines the character and motivation behind of one of the greatest soldier-statesmen of all time: Napoleon.
Filmmaker and author Geoffrey C. Ward offers a vivid portrait of the lives of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt.
Historian Harold Holzer illuminates how Lincoln utilized the press to preserve the Union, abolish slavery, and shape the nation.
Highlighted with clips from his new documentary, celebrated filmmaker Ric Burns brings to life the story of the Pilgrims.