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War Correspondents

Steven Casey

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

War Correspondents Introduction War correspondents are a society’s window onto the battlefield. They brave the dangers at or near the front in...

War, Chemical and Biological

Marion Girard

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-06-26

Chemical and Biological War Introduction Chemical weapons include arms that deploy gas, liquid, or solid substances with the intent of harming...

Women in the Military

Reina Pennington

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Women in the Military Introduction Women have played a variety of military roles throughout history, although many historians overlooked those ...

World War I Origins

Dennis Showalter

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

World War I Origins Introduction The origins of World War I are best summarized in two contexts. The first stresses long-term issues such a...

World War I: The Western Front

Annika Mombauer

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

World War I: The Western Front Introduction The war that raged along the Western Front from 1914 to 1918 is among the most studied and controve...

World War II and the Far East

Kaushik Roy

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

World War II and the Far East Introduction The Japanese Blitzkrieg started on 7/8 December 1941. While the US Pacific Fleet was bombed at Pea...

World War II in the Mediterranean and Middle East

Niall Barr

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

World War II in the Mediterranean and Middle East Introduction Although often considered to be a “side show” during the Second World War, the ...

World War II, Russo-German War

Evan Mawdsley

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

World War II, Russo-German War Introduction The Russian-German War lasted from the German invasion of 22 June 1941 until 8 May 1945 and is oft...

Yugoslavian Civil War, 1991-1999

Laurie Van Hook

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Yugoslavian Civil War, 1991–1999 ...

Zhukov, Georgii

Geoffrey Roberts

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Georgii Zhukov Introduction Conscripted into the Tsarist cavalry in 1915 to fight in the First World War, Georgy (also Georgii, Georgi) Konsta...

Zulu Wars

John Laband

Subject: Military History »

Date Added: 2012-02-06

Zulu Wars Introduction The term “Zulu Wars” is an imprecise one, because there is no single, generally accepted understanding of what it encom...

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