For over a century and a half, combat photographers have taken extraordinary risks to document the true horrors of war. More »
To meet the threat of the decade-long Taiping rebellion, American soldier of fortune Frederick Townsend Ward assembled an army of “foreign devils”. More »
This unlikely alliance saved the besieged foreign legations at Peking in 1900 during the brutal Boxer Rebellion. More »
The Qing Dynasty become embroiled in the Second Opium War of 1860 when Britain forced open trade relations with a reluctant China. More »
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.