The Billinghurst Requa Battery, a breechloading gun, consisted of 25 horizontally arrayed barrels and required a crew of three to work it.
In June 1864 two of the Civil War’s fiercest cavalry commanders faced off at Trevilian Station, Virginia.
Philosophers who argue that reason defines truth face resistance from those who value tradition, culture, and faith
At Gettysburg’s 1888 grand reunion, Confederate outcast James Longstreet turned man of the hour. but his memory tour was almost fatal
Hoping to smash the entire Union Navy, the Confederacy tried to buy the most lethal fleet afloat
Parties have used lame-duck judicial appointments to advance their agendas since Marbury and Madison were pups