Sculpin and Squalus, two American submarines shared triumph and tragedy during the Pacific War. More »
The Sculpin and Squalus Sargo-class submarines knocked battleships off their long-held perch as ultimate warriors of the sea. More »
The Industrial Age combined with American ingenuity to form special units during the Civil War. Horse artillery, sharpshooters, sappers, and miners were used for specialized duties during the war.
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.