"Just 37 Dive Bombers Alone?"
At the Battle of Midway, June 4, 1942, just 37 Dauntless dive bombers, from the aircraft carrier Enterprise, somehow found the Japanese carriers and destroyed them in five minutes. ...
Posted: August 02, 2009, 09:15 AM
"Some More Really Good Quotes"
I'm taking a break for a few days from my stories of World War II and our nation's history just to run a few really good quotes past you. I can't confirm that each quote was definitely sai...
Posted: August 08, 2009, 04:56 PM
When Adolf Hitler was elected to power in Germany in 1933, he was not immediately a dictator with absolute power. His Nazi Party only had 32 per cent of the seats in the German parliament,...
Posted: August 11, 2009, 07:45 PM
"The Bridge at Remagen"
I just received in the mail a great book--a gift from a friend--it's a classic World War II book, "The Bridge at Remagen" by Ken Hechler. It's the detailed story o...
Posted: August 21, 2009, 05:38 PM
"This Is Not the Cause of One Poor Printer"
Everyone who publishes the news, whether on the internet, on paper, or in the media of radio or television, owes a debt of gratitude to John Peter Zenger. He was a German born American pri...
Posted: August 27, 2009, 02:38 PM