Season 15

1510 Horses in the Wehrmacht

1510 Horses in the Wehrmacht

The legend of the triumphal German Panzer Divisions sweeping all before them during the Blitzkrieg across Europe in 1939-40 gives

1509 Germanicus Caesar: Rome’s Most Popular General

1509 Germanicus Caesar: Rome’s Most Popular General

Germanicus Caesar is a famous name in the annals of Roman military history yet his life story is known to

1508 German Auxiliary Officers and their Critiques of the American Revolution

1508 German Auxiliary Officers and their Critiques of the American Revolution

We have all seen it—on coins, stamps, postcards, t-shirts, billboards, and classroom walls.  In 1851 Emanuel Gottlieb Luetze painted Washington

1507 Kamikaze: The Mongol Invasion of Japan

1507 Kamikaze: The Mongol Invasion of Japan

Kublai Khan, the Grandson of Genghis Khan, became emperor of Mongolia in 1260. Northern China was already under his control

1506 Gettysburg

1506 Gettysburg

Turning points are sometimes controversial but it is generally accepted that the Battle of Gettysburg was the major turning point

1505 Kalashnikov

1505 Kalashnikov

With only 8 moving parts, the AK-47 assault rifle is simple to maintain and its simplicity of use and durability

1504 Battle of Isandhlwana

1504 Battle of Isandhlwana

The origins of the Zulu War of 1879 can be traced to the first decade of the 19th century. It

1503 The Higgins Boats: LVCP

1503 The Higgins Boats: LVCP

Contrary to the 2010 film version of Robin Hood there was no medieval landing craft version of the “Saving Private

1502 The Battle of Plassey

1502 The Battle of Plassey

From early in 1754 the Seven Year war started to bubble into full scale global conflict. In North America French

1501 Stuxnet

1501 Stuxnet

The history of Cyber-warfare can be traced back to the advent of the telegraph communications in the first half of