November/December 2005

Volume 56
Issue 6

Features 

The people who stand ready to trade their lives for ours are part of a tradition that goes back 400 years

Fifty years ago this December, Rosa Parks refused to move to the back of the bus she was riding. Because she wouldn’t, the whole country has changed. But what happened to the bus?

It has taken us two and a half centuries to realize just how important this conflict was

An ambitious young magazine editor and a tormented photographer together discovered a Marilyn Monroe nobody knew

November/December 2005

Departments 

History Happened Here

History Now

In the News

Letter From the Editor

My Brush with History

The Business of America

Time Machine