The Significance of Thermopylae: Why We Ought to Thank the Spartans for the Constitution, Chick-fil-a, and Capitalism
The Spartan victory at the Battle of Thermopylae opened the door for American staples, like Constitution, Chick-fil-a, and capitalism
HistoryNet interviews Iwo Jima veteran Hershel "Woody" Williams, the last surviving Medal of Honor recipient from the Pacific War.
A battle at Sitka in 1804 began the vast northwest territory's tilt into American hands
Farmer's son endured combat, enslavement, and near-execution before his talents as a diplomat brought peace with the Algonquians
It’s easy enough to design a bad airplane, but it takes real gumption to put it into production despite all signs to the contrary.
It was one of the biggest air raids in the entire campaign for the Solomon Islands. More than a year after U.S. Marines landed on Guadalcanal, Navy TBF Avengers and SBD Dauntless dive bombers were to hit the Japanese base on Ballale,