war
History
The 12-Year-Old Who Fought In the Civil War
By the time John Clem was discharged near the end of the war, he had not only seen active combat but had become a national folk hero as well.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Wilson Calls For “Peace Without Victory”
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 264th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
The Female Jiu-Jitsu Crew That Defended Women's Rights
Had the police known there was barbed wire hidden in the floral arrangements, things might have gone a little differently.... READ ON
Science
As Bombs Fell on Paris, Marie Curie Went to War
First, Marie Curie tried to donate her Nobel Prize medals. When bank officials refused to melt them down, she donated her prize money to purchase war bonds instead.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
The Zimmermann Telegram
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 263rd installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Germany’s Fateful Gamble
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 262nd installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Rasputin Murdered
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 261st installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
WWI Centennial: Third Christmas at War
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 260th installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Fall of Bucharest, Lloyd George to PM
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 259th installment in the series.... READ ON
Stones, Bones & Wrecks
Watch a Live Stream of Sunken Pearl Harbor Subs for the 75th Anniversary
On the morning of December 7, NOAA will live stream a piece of history.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Franz Josef Dies
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 258th installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
British Advance Into Sinai
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 257th installment in the series.... READ ON
History
Supermarket Cashier Finds WWII Love Letter in Lost and Found
Now she's on a mission to track down its owner.... READ ON
Art
Louvre Museum Offers Protection for Endangered Cultural Treasures
The institution wants to safeguard artifacts rescued from conflict-ridden countries.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Ninth Isonzo, Strikes Rock Petrograd
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 255th installment in the series.... READ ON
WWI Centennial
Germans Storm Romanian Passes
Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 254th installment in the series.... READ ON

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