"I was conscious of the Greek historian Thucydides’s prompt to write the history of which you are a part."
National Park Service program helps preserve historic structures and monuments
'I was sleeping when the first missile hit the ship'
After sharing Nobel Prize, Ken Rutherford wrote a history of Civil War explosive devices
Belief that they were fighting a civilized war allowed most combatants to accept parole
Closer look at historical sources sheds doubt on whether infamous Chattanooga confrontation ever occurred
In 1953, an armed revolt led by Fidel Castro's revolutionary 26th of July Movement and its allies replaced Cuba's military dictatorship with a Communist one
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
William Griffing's passion is pecking out Civil War soldiers' words for posterity