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.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
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.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.
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.