MHQ Reader Comments: Paratrooper Propaganda for Hitler’s Assault on Crete, 1941
Readers debate the identity of a German paratrooper featured on the cover of MHQ's Winter 2010 issue and the circumstances under which he was photographed.
MHQ Reader Comments: Casualty Figures from Ancient Historians
An MHQ reader reconsiders the credibility of the troop numbers and casualty figures reported by Polybius for the battle of Cannae as presented in Adrian Goldsworthy's article, “Can the Counters Be Counted On?” (Autumn 2008).
MHQ Reader Comments: Origin of the Word “Deadline”
An MHQ reader documents the origin of the word “deadline” at Andersonville during the Civil War.
MHQ Reader Comments: Republicans and Democrats in 1812
While it is correct that one faction of the party founded by Jefferson and Madison would later give rise to the modern Democratic Party, “Republican” was what they most often called themselves during the period of the War of 1812.
MHQ Reader Comments: FDR’s Policy of Unconditional Surrender
An MHQ reader takes issue with author Thomas Fleming's suggestion that Winston Churchill was dumbfounded when FDR announced his policy to demand unconditional surrender from the Germans.