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The Battle of Lechfeld 955 AD

In 955 AD, the fierce Magyar nomads of Central Europe invaded Bavaria yet again. The newly united Germans under red-haired King Otto were determined they would never return.   More »

The Battle of Lechfeld 955 AD

The Mongol Hordes

After cementing his rule over Mongolia, Genghis Khan led his Mongol hordes south to invade China.
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The Mongol Hordes

Napoleon Bonaparte’s Failing Health at Dresden

Napoleon won a great victory at Dresden, but many historians believe his sudden illness—uncontrollable diarrhea and vomiting—prevented him from organizing an effective pursuit of the retreating Allied army. It underscores the fact that the emperor was plagued with bouts of ill health during the last decade of his life.   More »

Napoleon Bonaparte’s Failing Health at Dresden

Shifting Sands of Nieuwpoort

The Dutch revolt from Spain reached its climax in 1600, when Dutch leader Maurice of Nassau confronted a Spanish army in the sand dunes at Newport.   More »

Shifting Sands of Nieuwpoort

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Elite Units of the Civil War

Elite Units of the Civil War

The Industrial Age combined with American ingenuity to form special units during the Civil War. Horse artillery, sharpshooters, sappers, and miners were used for specialized duties during the war.

Eye Witnesses on Battleship Row

Eye Witnesses on Battleship Row

Survivors remember the infamous attack on Pearl Harbor.

Wilson’s Creek: Bull Run of the West

Wilson’s Creek: Bull Run of the West

Led by the impetuous General Nathaniel Lyon, Union forces pursued retreating Confederates across southwestern Missouri in the summer of 1861. At Wilson’s Creek, Lyon caught up with the enemy on aptly named Bloody Hill.

The Dogs of War

The Dogs of War

Dogs were used on all fronts and in a variety of roles during World War II.

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