In 1954 Marilyn Monroe left her honeymoon with Yankees slugger Joe DiMaggio to entertain the troops in Korea. She later said it was the first time she “felt like a star.”
The Navy was considered a place of political independence—but that didn't keep Nazi ideologues and spies from joining its ranks
Looking to score big, a young British commando set his sights on a famous target: General Erwin Rommel
Dorie Miller, the first American hero of World War II, helped clear the way for others by doing what he was not allowed to do
Taken hostage by an angry, starving Sioux tribe who slaughtered her family, Abbie Gardner stayed alive, and later made a career of telling her story of survival
Connecting the dots between established facts and a previously untapped interview, the author fingers ‘Killin’ Jim’ Miller for the notorious unsolved murder
The colonel headed a clandestine operations program that required brute force, innovation, and a strange-looking submarine.