Category - Military History

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To The Shores of Tripoli…

Led by ‘Common’ William Eaton, one of many strangest invading forces in historical past set out throughout the desert close to Tripoli to avenge...

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The Duke of Marlborough Unleashed at the Battle of Ramillies

The Duke of Marlborough’s victory on the Battle of Ramillies turned the Conflict of Spanish Succession, and reworked the key powers of Europe. by Vince Hawkins...

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Medieval Weapons: The Composite Bow

The composite bow, which created and destroyed empires, was the simplest of medieval weapons earlier than the arrival of the gun. by O’Brien Browne Orderly...

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Hamilton Fish III and the “Harlem Hell Fighters”

New York blue-blood Hamilton Fish III helped lead the “Harlem Hell Fighters” all through World Struggle I. by Blaine Taylor In July 1918, 30-year-old U.S...