Greg Jenner, author of the book “A Million Years in a Day: A Curious History of Everyday Life” explores how the most routine details can reveal so much about history.
Whether they produced battlefield images of the dead or daguerreotype portraits of common soldiers, […]
In 1964 an Ohio woman took up the challenge that had led to Amelia Earhart’s disappearance.
Addressing a Canadian crowd in 1941, Winston Churchill buoyed the Commonwealth’s spirits with a joke about poultry.
It was supposed to be the Next Big Thing in Soviet tanks, but this weapon-by-committee proved an embarrassment. So why is it showing up on the battlefield now?