If there is a single military operation of retribution better known in the history of World War II than the so-called Doolittle Raid, one would be hard pressed to come up with an example.
There are few topics more controversial in modern American life than the right of citizens to own firearms.
“describes the sweeping changes to England’s economy, government, culture, and influence in Europe . . .”
In New Orleans, a sturdy column once capped by a bronze figure of Confederate General Robert E. Lee reaches into the sky.
“offers some compelling insights on how to better handle these small wars . . .”
“offers a sobering historical analysis of these groups . . .”
J. D. Dickey’s new book Rising in Flames could be subtitled A Politically Correct Guide to Sherman’s March. It is equal parts social history and military history.
Many authors are currently interested in Adolf Hitler’s rise to power.
There has always been a dash of romance when it comes to Royal Air Force of Great Britain.
“leaves behind a legacy as one of the Army’s most influential innovators . . .”
"Hollywood makes movies about battles, helicopters, and daring escapes in the Vietnam War.
It bears repeating that personal accounts and oral histories are important for a variety of reasons.
“reaffirms the reality of international politics that no resolution is ever permanent; no victory is ever final.”
“Keep the Days tells the histories of these Civil War works as individual lives, social history, and literature, not as chronicles of battles, god
“Clausewitz meets Darth Vader . . .”
The tragic and sordid story of the relations between European whites and Native Americans should be well known to all, even without knowledge of specific details in which individual tribes are conc
The Allied landings on the Normandy beaches in France on June 6, 1944, and the immediate struggle beyond the Normandy beachhead during World War II hold a special place in American history.
Nick Brokhausen spent the 1960s and early 1970s on the sharpest edge of the spear. Back in those days, the Minnesota native was a member of the U.S. Special Forces.
"Above and Beyond, by different roads, arrives at the single greater epic of the U-2 and the Cuban missile crisis that swung from almost guarantee
“the backstory of Lawrence of Arabia is now more complete . . .”
Some of the generals of the Great War have entered into common currency. Almost everyone knows about the American General John J.
A few years after Al Qaeda’s September 11, 2001, attacks on the United States, Norman Podhoretz wrote a book entitled World War IV in which he traced the origins of the West’s conflict wit
The service of African-Americans in the armed forces of the United States should be well realized by everyone by now.
“accomplishes a challenging goal of tying all of these conflicts together into a coherent narrative . . .”
“an outstanding primer to understanding this very complex and tragic conflict . . .”