Month: May 2015

  • Civil War

Walt Whitman—The Civil War’s One-Man Sanitary Commission

During the American Civil War, great American poet Walt Whitman was a sort of one-man…

  • Military History

The Korean War: The MiG 15 & MiG Alley

During the Korean War, Chinese pilots used MiG Alley to test their newly acquired MiG…

  • Military Games

Game Reviews: Top Gun: Hard Lock for the XBOX 360

Top Gun: Hard Lock for XBOX 360 delivers fast-paced flying action with a healthy dose…

  • Military History

Rare Photos of Adolf Hitler’s Atlantic Wall

These rare photos of Adolf Hitler's Atlantic Wall are part of journalist and photographer Guiie…

  • Military History

The Machine Gun’s Role at the Battle of the Somme

Advancing technology, particularly the machine gun, took a heavy toll at the Battle of the…

  • Military History

Benito Mussolini: The Rise of Il Duce

The world's first Fascist dictator, Benito Mussolini's (a.k.a. 'Il Duce') political philosophy evolved much during…

  • Military History

Memorial Day 2015

Today, we look back on the men and women throughout our history who gave the…

  • Civil War

The Curse of the Whig Party

The Whig Party had better luck electing presidents than keeping them in office once they…

  • Military Games

Game Reviews: Heavy Fire: Special Operations

Murky, uninspired shootouts are just the beginning when listing Heavy Fire: Special Operations' shortcomings.

  • Military History

American Poet Alan Seeger at the Battle of the Somme

American poet Alan Seeger served with the French Foreign Legion and kept his 'rendezvous with…