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.
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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.
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Toland, John. Battle: The Story of the Bulge. New York: Random House, 1959.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
Winner, 2010 Peabody Award --- The 1968 My Lai massacre, its subsequent cover-up, and the soldiers who broke ranks to bring the atrocity to light.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
In 1960, Francis Gary Powers' U-2 spy plane was shot down over the Soviet Union.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.