For five brutally cold days in autumn 1877, the Nez Perce endured a determined siege by the U.S. Army. More »
It’s easy to grasp the tactical brilliance of the Nez Perce warriors when visiting the Big Hole National Battlefield in western Montana. 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.