The shocking raid on the Christian priory at Lindisfarne was only the beginning as the Vikings pillaged throughout Western Europe. More »
Like a river’s many tributaries, there are many aspects of Viking history that must be considered when analyzing their expansion throughout Europe. More »
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.
In early 1942, a furious air-sea battle in the Solomons set the stage for Pacific Theater combat yet to come.