Category: HISTORY

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…

Without a doubt, films that tell stories of those who resisted Germany’s Nazi regime while under occupation during World War II are a popular topic…

Having been tagged as “one of the most enduring anti-war novels of all time,” this science fiction-infused anti-war story effortlessly portrays the ludicrousness of war.…

April 5, 1968, was a day like any other for commuters in Central London; the sky was clear for a change, and spring was in…

Billy Moncure

What would you do if a young unemployed man approached you, told you he was Jesus Christ’s younger brother, and asked you to help him…