Month: August 2015

Great Britain & WWI’s Triple Entente

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

Who Were the Vikings?

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

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…

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…

Deputy Führer Rudolf Hess: Foe or Ally?

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

No Glory at The Battle of Glorieta Pass

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

Game Features: Iron Sky: Invasion

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

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…

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

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

Manned Submarines: Italy’s Daredevil Torpedo Riders

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