On the 75th anniversary of Operation Neptune, a portfolio of selected armaments and artifacts
When it came to military and diplomatic matters, these six people were able to accurately foretell the future.
The medieval period’s faltering and largely unsuccessful steps to constrain the worst excesses of war were an important beginning.
In 1943 some Italian prisoners of war on Scotland’s Orkney Islands decided to convert a pair of steel huts into their own place of worship.
An alternative newspaper for American GIs in Vietnam offered some raw glimpses into the conflict
In 1914, as World War I erupted across Europe, James “Mac” McConnell knew he could no longer stay on the sidelines
In 1914, days after it declared war on Germany, Great Britain set up a secret propaganda bureau to help defeat the enemy
In 1864 Harry Cooke performed for the president. Soon he was spying for the Union army
In 1944 a 30-year-old tank commander from a well-known Kentucky whiskey family made a name for himself at the Battle of Leyte
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