The genesis of the Liberation Trilogy and a new focus of study for Rick Atkinson
A second European war might have been inevitable from the start.
Aviation History Reader Poll The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders held their final reunion this past November, drinking a special toast to fallen comrades (see our story and guest editorial). What do you...
A milestone historical event took place on November 9, 2013, at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Rather than wait until there were only two Doolittle Tokyo Raiders left to turn over their own...
Exploring the legacy of the Doolittle Raiders and contributing editor C.V. Glines's personal observations of their importance.
On April 18, 1942, in the northwest Pacific, aviation legend Jimmy Doolittle and copilot Dick Cole led a flight of 16 B-25B bombers from the aircraft carrier USS Hornet bound for targets in Japan. Cole shares his memories of that historic raid.
In Clash of Empires in South China, Franco David Macri explores the political and military wrangling over the region between Japan and the Allies before and during World War II.
Air Conflicts: Pacific Carriers transports players to key aerial conflicts from that theater of World War II, while allowing for a measure of historical revision.
Eight significant retreats, from ancient Greece to the modern era
Q. Why didn’t Germany have aircraft carriers in World War II? Tom DeBarber A. Nazi Germany was constantly changing its priorities. A carrier was, in fact, laid out in Kiel, a German...
Dennis Showalter's recent books recreates the origins of the great German offensive of 1943, Operation Citadel.
Three National Guardsmen on a morning sightseeing flight were among the first casualties on December 7, 1941.
Paul Kennedy's book Engineers of Victory looks at the critical contribution engineering and multidisciplinary coordination made toward Allied victory in World War II.
In Going for Broke author James McCaffrey presents the full World War II history of the highly decorated, largely Japanese-American 442nd Regimental Combat Team.
In this latest iteration of History: Legends of War you assume the role of General George S. Patton in the European theater of World War II.
In Armor and Blood longtime Military History contributor Dennis Showalter takes in the full scope of the massive World War II tank clash on the Kursk salient.