August 2017

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  The ascent into Empire for Britain was quite ruthless, racist and bloody. One need only look at the 116,000 Boers held in concentration camps, and the 100,000 Africans held. In 1943, 3,000,000 Biafrans died of starvation because Britain made sure more rations went to their own war efforts. In 1922, at the end of […]

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I Am Battle Comic. Review.

by Daniel Russ on August 27, 2017

  It is perfectly appropriate that I write a review of I Am Battle Comic on my military history site. My site is about all things military and sending entertainment to keep the morale of US military personnel has been a long held tradition. In World War I women fought for the right to go […]

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The German War, A Nation Under Arms, 1939 – 1945. Nicholas Stargardt

August 26, 2017
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  I am reading this book.   I am still in the introduction and the discussion is really interesting. When the Germans began an official genocidal campaign to destroy Jews, the zeitgeist, the underlying exculpating factor was simply that people did not know what was going on behind their backs.   When US and RAF […]

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Da Vinci’s Weapons Drawings

August 23, 2017

            Source: http://www.openculture.com/2016/04/leonardo-da-vinci-draws-designs-of-future-war-machines.html Related Posts:Stay Tunes For Similar Posts

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The MAS-38, France’s First Great Submachine Gun.

August 22, 2017
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In the early 1930s France needed a new sub machine gun to modernize its army. . It manufactured the Manufacture d’Armes de Saint-Étienne (MAS) developed the Pistolet Mitrailleur MAS Modèle 38. Trials for the test weapon went very well and the gun was  adopted in 1938 only months before Germany invaded Poland. This open bolt blow back design was fed from […]

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George Washington’s Life Guards.

August 18, 2017
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  On March 11, 1776, George Washington and his advisors commissioned a sort of prototype Secret service that history remembers as the Life Guard. The detail was a well trained and elite cavalry force and a group of baggage handlers. His aids stated his wishes:  “His Excellency depends upon the Colonels for good Men, such […]

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The Reason No One Stopped The German Re-Armament

August 15, 2017
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    In Violation of the Treaty of Versailles, Germany made the MP-40 sub machine gun.Over one million of them.     The treaty of Versailles created Adolph Hitler. Among the draconian restrictions placed on the German nation was a limit of 100,000 soldiers, the loss of 14,000 military aircraft given to Allies or scrapped, […]

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Aliens?

August 14, 2017

  The Sloan Digital Sky Survey has created the most detailed three-dimensional maps of the Universe ever made, with deep multi-color images of one third of the sky, and spectra for more than three million astronomical objects.   Discovery of peculiar periodic spectral modulations in a small fraction of solar type stars E.F. Borra, E. Trottier […]

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Comparisons Of World War II Tank Production.

August 10, 2017

The Hetzer     T-34-85   As we have addressed here many tomes, the Germans had a panoply of heavy tank guns and old Panzer chassis. So every expendable generation of chassis became a possible platform for a new anti tank gun. I have been researching and once again I am stunner that the Germans […]

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When 400 Osage Indians Were The Richest People In The World.

August 6, 2017
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    Source: “Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murders and the Birth of the FBI” by David Grann.   At the end of the Civil War, as the US Government pushed Indians into worse and worse corners of the country, the Osage found themselves in the most auspicious condition one could imagine. The […]

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Interesting Quote By Robert E. Lee, Elucidated By A Recent Issue Of The Atlantic.

August 2, 2017
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    . “I think it however a greater evil to the white man than to the black race, & while my feelings are strongly enlisted in behalf of the latter, my sympathies are more strong for the former. The blacks are immeasurably better off here than in Africa, morally, socially & physically. The painful […]

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