During 1940 and 1945, under German occupation, France was the theater of countless acts of valor by ordinary individuals, putting their life on the line for the safety and well being of others. Learn the story of one of them
What really caused World War 1? Was it Militarism, Imperialism, Nationalism, Industrialism or European Political Alliances that was the biggest catalyst to the outbreak of this war 1 on July 28, 1914
Victoria and Albert were married for 21 years- not a particularly long marriage but their nine children and 36 grand children had a great effect on the shaping of the world in the early twentieth century
What was it like for the soldiers of World War 1 living in the filthy trenches? Visit the WWI trenches and learn more about the war here.
A nostalgic look at growing up in the 1960's. A look at the television shows from back then, board games, outdoor games, and even a fantastic candy bar, the "Seven Up" candy bar. A look at how being raised back then is much different from the way children are being raised today.
Of all the women of World War Two, the Land Girls stand out for the hard work they did on farms in Britain and abroad. WW2 Land Girls working the land so that Britain could eat! Land Girls mattered.
Songs during World War 1 weren't just for entertainment, they were for propaganda purposes too. Troops, however, often sent their own messages back to their officers and governments via their own subversive songs.
Nazi Germany and Japan were well advanced in nuclear fission towards the end of WW2. Germany had perfected short range missiles and two stage long range missiles. They had also perfected a long range bomber that could reach the USA with their about to be perfected nuclear bomb. This gives some...
Have you ever thought about what it would have been like to have been wounded on the Western Front? Find out what would have happened to you when you became a casualty in the First World War
WWII gave historians quite a bit to talk about. Your history book covers a lot, but there are some overlooked stories that are inspiring and remarkable. These ace pilots are legendary.