Aside from personal transport, cycling also a long and colorful military history that includes service in various armies in Europe. More »
Despite its mediocre puzzles, Valiant Hearts makes cunning use of its unique art style and source material to make for a satisfying experience. More »
America’s much-derided ‘splinter fleet’ of wooden subchasers took the fight to German U-boats in the last months of World War I. More »
From the Renault FT to the British Mark V and German Sturmpanzerwagen A7V, a great many WWI tanks were innovations in military technology. More »
This WWI Timeline covers the first decade of the 20th century, in which the so-called “Great Powers” of Europe attempted to advance their economic and technological prowess. More »
The following is part of a combat diary account of Robert von Greim, World War I fighter ace and former head of the German Luftwaffe during World War II. More »
The story of the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor is of course much broader than just the events surrounding the strike against the U.S. Pacific Fleet. And since the attack over 70 years ago, there has not been a shortage of books and articles detailing the events of this More »
Designed by Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery, the objective of Operation Market-Garden was to cross the Lower Rhine at Arnhem and sweep into the Ruhr, the industrial heart of Germany. There was talk at the time that a successful mission could get everyone home by Christmas 1944. The key to its 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.