The Ardennes: Battle of the Bulge
An online book about the Battle of the Bulge on the U.S. Army Center of Military History website.
Anderson, Jr., Michael C., David L. Bongard, and Trevor N. Dupuy. Hitler's Last Gamble: The Battle of the Bulge, December 1944-January 1945. New York: HarperCollins, 1994.
Burke Fessler, Diane, ed. No Time for Fear: Voices of American Military Nurses in World War II. East Lansing, Michigan: Michigan State University Press, 1996.
Haas, Ann Pollinger, and Herbert Hendin. Wounds of War. New York: Basic Books, Inc. 1984.
Merriam, Robert E. Dark December. New York: Ziff-Davis Publishing Company, 1947.
Sears, Stephen W., ed. Eyewitness to World War II: The Best of American Heritage. Boston/New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1991.
Stevens, Michael E., ed. Letters from the Front: 1898-1945. Madison: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1992.
Toland, John. Battle: The Story of the Bulge. New York: Random House, 1959.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Franklin Roosevelt restored hope after the Great Depression and led the nation during World War II. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
President Woodrow Wilson lead America during World War I, created the Federal Reserve, and helped create the League of Nations. Part of the award-winning Presidents collection.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
With the clock ticking and the city under fire how many could be saved?
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.