WWII History Magazine contributor Christopher Miskimon shares with us his list of history’s long shots and the most heroic last stands. More »
A coup d’état opened the Middle East oil fields to the Nazis. Seizing them would be a tremendous prize. More »
The taking and keeping of Rashid Ali’s Iraq in the Nazi fold could very likely have led to an Axis coup in neighboring Persia. More »
After the Battle of Cunaxam, 10,000 Hoplites began a harsh and punishing march against the odds. More »
One of the more underappreciated WW2 leaders, Field Marshal Archibald Wavell had accomplished much, often with very little, only to be marginalized when he could not perform miracles. More »
William Welsh presents a First Gulf War timeline of events that outlines the entire conflict, from the Iraqi invasion on August 2, 1990 to the negotiated cease-fire on February 28, 1991. More »
‘During war, there are no good or bad decisions; there is only survival.’ – 11Bit Studios talking about their new project, This War of Mine. More »
With the introduction of so many futuristic technologies, Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare will tread a fine line between realism and science fiction. More »
The Luftwaffe sent the Me-262 jet fighter aloft in the final months of World War II in a vain effort to challenge Allied air superiority.
Sergeant Red Erwin’s courage in a burning B-29 over Japan saved the lives of his crewmen and earned him the Medal of Honor.
The African Americans of the 54th Massachusetts stood up to the guns of Charleston’s Fort Wagner in a bloody assault in 1863. In so doing, they proved themselves worthy Union soldiers.