Hard-charging hybrids, these U.S. Navy vessels were built on hulls meant for cruisers
Featured two intermeshed contra-rotating rotors to facilitate hover control and eliminate the need for a tail rotor
Put these two aircraft together and what do you get? You get victory.
The humble bicycle proved to be a critical and unstoppable weapon in the 30-year Indochina war
I’m a lucky guy. I have a thousand friends. Many are scholars, and they are interesting, educated, and globe-trotting. A lot of them take advantage of the summer to do their research, and they all make...
Military history never sleeps
This gun killed more Allied soldiers than any other weapon
The Shawnee troop transport was first deployed to Vietnam in December 1961
Mobile, dependable, and versatile
In Vietnam Gun Trucks by Gordon L. Rottman, the vehicles' designs, names and markings are given generous treatment in the illustrations and descriptions.
The Vietnam War from the Rear Echelon, by Timothy J. Lomperis, who served two tours of duty, is both memoir and history, offering a "mid-level" perspective of the rear-echelon war in Saigon
Reviews – The Invention of Ecocide: Agent Orange, Vietnam and the Scientists Who Changed the Way We Think About the Vietnam War
The Invention of Ecocide: Agent Orange, Vietnam and the Scientists Who Changed the Way We Think About the Vietnam War, by David Zierler, provides an examination of the first great ideological battle between nascent environmentalism and cold war dogmatism
Studebaker built tens of thousands of US6 "Deuce and a Half" trucks for the wartime Lend-Lease program, most destined for the Soviet Union.
The Heinecke parachute proved a gamble to the first German airmen to use it, but it beat the odds of surviving a fiery plunge from the sky.
The man who had a potential to be the world’s greatest atomic physicist could have tipped power into Germany's favor.
The top tank of the war