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They Assumed the Enemy in Vietnam Was Incapable of Intercepting Radio Communications. They Were Wrong.
They Assumed the Enemy in Vietnam Was Incapable of Intercepting Radio Communications. They Were Wrong.
Nov 23, 2022
Senior U.S. commanders assumed the enemy in Vietnam couldn't understand English. Underestimations and careless radio communications cost American lives.
The Canadian Surgeon Who Became A Hero In Communist China
The Canadian Surgeon Who Became A Hero In Communist China
Nov 23, 2022
A brush with death sent Norman Bethune on an unlikely path to fight fascism in China.
‘Remember Fort Pillow!’: Explore the Battlefield Where Black Troops Avenged Their Comrades
‘Remember Fort Pillow!’: Explore the Battlefield Where Black Troops Avenged Their Comrades
Nov 23, 2022
Join historian John Banks as he takes readers to New Market Heights battlefield.
New Study Looks at a Grim Mission: Bringing WWII’s Dead Back Home
New Study Looks at a Grim Mission: Bringing WWII’s Dead Back Home
Nov 22, 2022
More than 171,000 dead Americans were returned home after the fighting, but it's "a largely unknown chapter of the war."
This Confederate Officer Couldn’t Go To War Without His One-Gallon Whiskey Jug
This Confederate Officer Couldn’t Go To War Without His One-Gallon Whiskey Jug
Nov 22, 2022
Shanks Evans was a rip-roaring, knock-kneed fighter—and his fondness for alcohol made him his own worst enemy.
Kharkiv Is No Stranger To Invasion—The Nazis Fought Four Battles Over It
Kharkiv Is No Stranger To Invasion—The Nazis Fought Four Battles Over It
Nov 22, 2022
Ukraine’s second-largest city today was one of the most hotly-contested objectives on World War II’s Eastern Front.
‘The Abyss: The Cuban Missile Crisis 1962’ Review: He wanted to shock and amaze the American president
‘The Abyss: The Cuban Missile Crisis 1962’ Review: He wanted to shock and amaze the American president
Nov 22, 2022
The world stood at the verge of ending not with a whimper but a bang.