"Clang, clang, clang, went the trolley ..." The words of that old familiar Trolley Song bring memories, to me, of the wartime 1940s in Yonkers, N.Y. The city boasted trolley cars until the early '50s.
1942 was a pivotal year in the Second World War for a number of reasons. But for Britain's Empire it marked the beginning of the end when it lost the jewel in its Asian crown, Singapore.
The Battle of Pea Ridge was a major turning point west of the Mississippi River during the American Civil War fought on March 6-8, 1862.
The only known Tank Ta-152 still in existence belongs to the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum. It is currently awaiting its turn at restoration.
In America's 1920's, bootlegging was big business. Because of Prohibition, the illegal manufacture and sales of alcohol spawned an underground and lucrative business.
This article contains an overview of the emergence and frequency of episodes of genocide in Europe during the twentieth century.
Discover the best World War I History Books. This list contains some of the best books on the history of the first global war for the interested reader. WW1 & WWI. First World War
Weapons used in World War 1, on land, in the air and at sea
This is an article that talks about how The Nazi Party implemented laws and legislations to use divide and control tactics such as sexism and racism to control Germany.
In February 1942, the night sky over a blacked out Los Angeles erupted in anti-aircraft fire. Were the Japanese invading? Or was it a UFO? One thing was certain: the city was on the edge.