In 1942 Adolf Hitler would launch an all out attack toward the city of Stalingrad, it would rage for 199 days and become the deadliest battle in human history.
Research into a local restaurant turns up interesting information about pre-World War II Long Island, including a glimpse into an infamous group of Nazi supporters, German submarines, and espionage.
The conditions at Iwo Jima made the battle an epic of struggle against extreme odds. Ingenious defenses, demoralizing attacks, and the island itself with Mount Suribachi looming in the background gave a special horror to this battle.
Need some help with your American History lessons? Take a peek at my lesson plans and ideas. These are my Constitution Lesson Plans for 8th Grade American History. My first year teaching I was dying to see other teachers' plan books, but most of them were either blank or didn't seem suitable for...
Did the Roman Empire ever reach as far as Ireland? New archeological evidence suggests that the Roman Empire was larger than we thought.
The Celtic Picts of Scotland were the original inhabitants and genetic research today confirms that they were the original "Scots.
Edward I of England thought that he had Scotland under his thumb, now that he had installed a puppet king. But the Scots weren't finished, for their greatest hero was about to enter the fray.
This is a long article but it will give you a good understanding of the rulers of England and now the United Kingdom from 1066 to the present date.
The ninja could use a diverse array of specialized weapons and equipment under appropriate circumstances. The majority of these ninja tools appear in Bansen Shukai, a famed seventeenth-century ninja manual. ...
The First Industrial Revolution began in the 18th century with the development of the steam engine which replaced animal power. The 19th century was an age of machine tools that made parts for other machines leading eventually to assembly line manufacturing.