Month: August 2015

  • Military History

Great Britain & WWI’s Triple Entente

During WWI, Great Britain, France, and Imperial Russia sought to contain the threat of German…

  • Military History

Who Were the Vikings?

Fierce seafaring warriors from Scandinavia, the Vikings raided across the known world and explored regions…

  • WWII

Patton and Montgomery: Fighting the Nazi Army (And One Another)

The rivalry between General George S. Patton, Jr., and Field Marshal Bernard L. Montgomery became…

  • Military History

Walking in the Steps of the Overmountain Men at Kings Mountain

On a damp day in October 1780, well-led, highly motivated backwoods Patriots crushed Major Patrick…

  • WWII

Deputy Führer Rudolf Hess: Foe or Ally?

The bizarre career of Deputy Führer Rudolf Hess was punctuated by an extraordinary flight to…

  • Civil War

No Glory at The Battle of Glorieta Pass

General Henry H. Sibley’s strategy for seizing the Southwest for the Confederacy worked initially, but…

  • Military Games

Game Features: Iron Sky: Invasion

When the absurdist camp favorite Iron Sky hit the consoles, fans were clearly not disappointed…

  • Civil War

Stonewall Jackson’s Hard Defeat At The Second Battle of Manassas

Confederate General, Stonewall Jackson, suffered bitter defeat at the hands of the 'Iron Brigade' at…

  • WWII

Defending the ‘Admin Box’ In Burma’s Arakan Region

The defense of the 'Admin Box' in the Arakan region of Burma was a turning…

  • WWII

Manned Submarines: Italy’s Daredevil Torpedo Riders

Numerous nations developed manned submersibles to attack enemy shipping during World War II and achieved…