This junk piled up in the streets of Paris had a very specific purpose, and affected the course of France's (and Europe's) history.
After 29 years, the identity of the man who stared down a column of tanks in Tiananmen Square is still a mystery.
On June 1, 1943, the Nazis shot down an unarmed airliner with a famous actor on board. Was he the target, or was there another story?
Some people believe that the profession of history is just a big game of telephone. It's not. Here's why.
Richard Linklater's classic film turns 25 this year. What does it have to say about the '70s, and the '90s?
One of America's most iconic structures remains, 85 years later, the embodiment of its age.
The Dublin depicted in James Joyce's "Ulysses" is a city frozen in time, a snapshot of an era that existed only briefly, and will never come again.