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Berlin Had Its Own Money After WW2 — and It Caused a Black Market Frenzy
Berlin Had Its Own Money After WW2 — and It Caused a Black Market Frenzy
May 20, 2022
American and Soviet occupation forces in Germany found themselves rolling in cash, both legal and otherwise.
An Ohio English Teacher Went to Fight in the Civil War. And Got His First True Taste of Battle
An Ohio English Teacher Went to Fight in the Civil War. And Got His First True Taste of Battle
May 20, 2022
An Ohio teacher got his first true taste of battle as Vicksburg fell in the summer of 1863. Two arduous but fulfilling years in uniform followed.
‘1984’: A History of George Orwell’s Dystopian Masterpiece
‘1984’: A History of George Orwell’s Dystopian Masterpiece
May 20, 2022
Belarus has reportedly banned the sale of the book “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” effective May 19. […]
The Magnificent 6 Western Movies, According to Wild West
The Magnificent 6 Western Movies, According to Wild West
May 20, 2022
We love ’em all, but if trapped in a mine, these are the ones to watch
He’s Spent Decades Wandering Antietam — Here’s What He’s Found
He’s Spent Decades Wandering Antietam — Here’s What He’s Found
May 20, 2022
A “Babe Ruth of Storytellers” holds history in his head… and his pockets.
The T-90 Tank: Russia’s First Main Battle Tank
The T-90 Tank: Russia’s First Main Battle Tank
May 19, 2022
The T-90 was supposed to be the pride of post-Soviet armored units. So far, it's been a disappointment.
Canada’s Ram II Medium Tank: After Suffering D-Day Losses This ‘Battering Ram’ Saved the Day
Canada’s Ram II Medium Tank: After Suffering D-Day Losses This ‘Battering Ram’ Saved the Day
May 19, 2022
The British Lost Half Their Tanks at Dunkirk. This Tank Replaced Them.