The Fustibal or Staff Sling was a portable siege weapon of the medieval period. It was portable, easy to make and use. In short is the ultimate weapon for a movable army.
An overview of The Red Baron, Manfred von Richthofen and his life and legacy
An Imaginary Interview of Gen. George Washington, the supreme commander of the Continental Army shortly after the Treaty of Paris in 1783 by Michael M. Nakade (When the Second Continental Congress was convened in May 1775 in Philadelphia,...
The battle of Midway became the turning point of World War II in the Pacific Theater. The battle put the previously superior Japanese Imperial Navy on the defensive for the rest of the war.
Phenomenal images of sunken tanks, aircraft and military equipment from WWII. Japanese, German, British, and American mighty machines laying on the ocean floor. Scuba diving can be fun.
Questions remain concerning an incident in which 22 Marines were killed. Was it worth the risk?
The Burning of Centerville & Vernon Tennessee. During the Civil War in 1864 Union troops occupied Centerville, Tennessee, & used the town as a Union outpost & base of operations in Hickman County.
A brief summary of the most widely-used weaponry by the Scandinavian warriors, traders, and explorers known as the Vikings
A detailed progression of sniper rifles in the United States. Also, the weapons are rated both by modern and historical standards.
Drumbeat, at least in theory, had been planned as far back as 1897. Germany had always been fascinated with attacking America, a land insulated and buffered by two oceans. There was a desire to “break” this immunity. Thus, in 1897, when Hitler...