November 2012

The Battle Of The Crabs Went Badly For Two August And Revered British Military Leaders.

November 10, 2012

   Admiral William Penn In 1654, Admiral Willam Penn and General Robert Venables led a group of men into the reeds off of Rio Hayna. The men were in canoes that had disembarked from large troop carriers parked in the shallow waters off the coast of Jamaica. This operation was to take Jamaica from the […]

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The Flettner 185.

November 9, 2012

  The Flettner 185 was an experimental vertical take off and landing aircraft that could launch like a helicopter and fly like a gyroplane. It was designed and the prototype was built by Antone Flettner. The counterotating rotors elimnted the need for a counterbalancing tail rotor. All is had underneath was a nose wheel, a […]

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The Wehrmacht’s Secret Weapon: Methamphetamine.

November 8, 2012

Pervitin, the Wehrmacht’s Methylamphetamine. The Nazis went into Poland and France high as a kite, quite literally. Without tracking the reaction to drugs, German officers administered alcohol, and the German equivalent of methamphetamine called Pervitin to soldiers, all to ensure that the Germans would win the war. This was a bit odd simply because the […]

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AK-47 Art.

November 7, 2012

                Source: Yahoo, AP   Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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Shiloh April 6–7, 1862 Was A Perfect Storm Of Missed Communications.

November 6, 2012

  General Pierre T G Beauregard Shiloh. It shares the same etymology as the Hebrew word “Shalom”. Shiloh was a small Methodist Church near the battlefield that gave its name as the moniker for the first real battle of the American Civil War after Manassas. It means “Place of Peace” Elsie Duncan Hurt’s slave nurse […]

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Vintage Navy Recruitment Posters

November 5, 2012

              Sources: Google Images, us.nav.mil     Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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Yes, Even More Airline Poster Art.

November 4, 2012

            sources: www.airlineposterart.com, wikipedia, Google Images     Related Posts:More Vintage Airline PostersVintage Airline PosterIn Flight FareFight Attendants

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Political Season Facebook Political Posters.

November 3, 2012

            Related Posts:Facebook Political Posters Heat Up.More Political Posters On Facebook.Political Posters Redux.Time To Revisit More Political PostersTime For More Political Posters

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United States Navy Recruitment Posters, Some With A Bend Towards Diversity

November 3, 2012

            Sources: Google Images, us.navy.mil/photos     Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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More Vintage Airline Posters

November 2, 2012

            Sources: Google Images, www.airlineposterart.com     Related Posts:Yes, Even More Airline Poster Art.Vintage Airline PosterIn Flight FareFight Attendants

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Vintage Airline Poster

November 1, 2012

            Sources: Airlineposterart.com, Google Images Related Posts:Yes, Even More Airline Poster Art.More Vintage Airline PostersIn Flight FareFight Attendants

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