Category: HISTORY

News cameras at the ready, the East German refugees began to appear. One woman wore a Dior dress so that she could look her best…

With all the devastating effects of war and the deep scars it leaves on the pages of our history, one can easily agree with the…

The seas surrounding the United Kingdom  can be savage and unforgiving, as history has continually proven again and again. So, over time, precautions such as…

Like many history buffs, I love it when films bring military history to life. Of course, I prefer they do it in a believable way…

Songs about battle and war go back hundreds, even thousands of years, in which the deeds of great warriors were sung by bards in the…

The first evidence of the use of horses during warfare dates from Eurasia between to 4,000-3,000 BC—that is, more than 5,000 years ago. Since that time,…

When thinking about military inventions, weapons of war are what come to mind. Tanks, bombs, and guns are what we expect the military to create…

I’ll say it right away: Robert Capa is not included in this list. He is undeniably one of the most influential combat photographers the world…

With all the devastating effects of war and the deep scars it leaves on the pages of our history, one can easily agree with the…

The Universal Camouflage Pattern used grey, beige, and green as the primary colors. It was intended to help disguise soldiers in both desert and temperate…

In most case, depth charges detonated next to a submarine, but the damage inflicted by the pressure wave created leaks and forced the submarine to…

Anyone still in the hammock once the sailors were up could be asked to “show a leg” to ensure that it was the girlfriend and…