1970s USA rediscovered through lost recordings of Alistair Cooke's Letter From America.
How two refugees warned Roosevelt of the German nuclear threat.
The life of Rudolph Valentino (1895-1926).
A history of the Augusta National Golf Club from its formation in 1777.
The secret ailments of President John F Kennedy.
A profile of Reuben Mattus (1912-1994), the co-founder of Haagen-Dazs.
Profiles of entertainers Groucho Marx (1898-1977) and Bing Crosby (1903-1977).
In his last letter, Alistair Cooke examines Iraq’s influence on the Presidential Election.
How slimming became fashionable during the food shortages of the First World War.
Alistair Cooke remembers the time he was mistaken for a spy during World War II.