The French had made a brilliant move, but Admiral Nelson discovered a means that might bring it all to naught. More »
Dudley Clarke’s British Commandos carried out complex operations that were crucial to toppling the Axis powers in World War II. More »
Athenian-born general Iphicrates was the mastermind behind the unstoppable Greek phalanx and many other military innovations. More »
The “Prague Spring” of 1968 would be tragically short-lived, as Soviet troops moved decisively to crush the pro-democracy movement in Czechoslovakia. More »
The Israelite army that invaded Canaan under Joshua was a veteran body of soldiers led by a wily and experienced commander. More »
After yeoman’s service in World War II, the venerable Sherman tank saw several more decades of service in the Israeli Army. More »
As World War II turned against Hitler, he became desperate to develop weapons that might turn the tide. Some of the technologically advanced systems proved to be devastating.
From the Colmar to the Rhine, Sergeant Carl Erickson fought World War II as a tank driver with the 12th Armored Division.