Soviet troops retake a village in central Russia. (National Archives)

Letter From Military History – May 2015

The determining factors in the outcome of warfare are as varied as the root causes themselves. But determination to see it through, to vanquish one's enemy, is paramount.
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March 2015 – Letters From Readers

Readers' letters in the March 2015 issue of Military History sound off about lessons learned from Desert Storm, legacies of the Roman empire and the Cold War distribution of U.S. troops in Europe.
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Book Review: Dark Invasion, 1915, by Howard Blum

In his latest book, Dark Invasion, 1915, Howard Blum explores America's first brush with Homeland Security issues as it confronted German spies in the lead-up to the U.S. entry into World War I.