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Masterstroke at Friedland

Emperor Napoleon achieved a decisive victory over Count Bennigsen’s Russians in June 1807, redeeming the…

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Ironclad Clash at Lissa

The Austrian and Italian navies fought a desperate battle In the Adriatic sea In 1866.…

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Weapons of the Wars of the Roses

Dismounted knights clad in full suits of armor took the field during the Wars of…

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Russian Bear’s Rampage

Czar Nicholas I's warships destroyed a squadron of unsuspecting Ottoman ships at Sinop in the…

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Showdown at Grunwald

The Poles and Lithuanians invaded the lands of the Teutonic Order in 1410 in a…

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Disaster at Fort Donelson

Ulysses S. Grant altered the course of the war in the west for the Union…

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Carnage at Bussaco

Bravery was not enough to overcome uninspired tactics in a bloody clash between Marshal Massena…

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Armored in Lorraine: Battle of Arracourt

American tanks and artillery wreaked havoc on newly created German panzer formations during the Battle…

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Wild Weasels and the AGM-45 Shrike Missile

The Wild Weasel concept gave the U.S. Air Force an effective method for destroying North…

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Hungary’s National Hero

Janos Hunyadi showed tactical genius in safeguarding Hungary against the Ottoman tide in the 15th…