Just as punk was becoming passé in America, Los Ramones hit the big-time in an unexpected place.
In the 19th century, dancing was a dangerous game.
This plot involved a man willing to blow himself up, so long as he took the Führer with him.
This aviatrix broke world records and ran a flight school for Kwame Nkrumah, but had no interest in shaking her past.
Daniel Mendoza changed boxing from street brawling to the sweet science.
Long before the heroines of the world wars, a Russian woman earned honor on the battlefield … but she had to dress like a man to get it.
What prompts some people to lead secret double lives? And how do they get away with it?
Today midwives attend most births in Germany … and they have one Nazi midwife and her son to thank.
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Two women settled on a tiny island, but when the Nazis came for them, they fought back.