In Berlin, on August 1, 1936, track star Jesse Owens won a record-breaking four Olympic gold medals, knocking down Hitler's dreams of Aryan victory
In August 1945, the U.S. dropped one of the deadliest weapons—two atomic bombs—on Japanese cities Hiroshima and Nagasaki
On August 12, 1981, IBM revealed its first personal computer, forever changing access to technology in everyday households
By sacrificing the 1st and 11th Corps, the doomed Union general gave Meade the edge he needed in July 2-3 fighting
Skycranes provided a vital service during the war, and served with the U.S. Army Reserves for several decades
An artist’s foxhole-level view of war during World War II.
Mexican-Americans' brave stand against city politicians, the Catholic Church, and the police changed labor history
Richard Munson recounts the life of this idiosyncratic genius inventor whose pioneering work transformed the twentieth century.