A new biography illuminates Admiral William D. Leahy's role as FDR's chief of staff, adviser, and friend during World War II
In Berlin, on August 1, 1936, track star Jesse Owens won a record-breaking four Olympic gold medals, knocking down Hitler's dreams of Aryan victory
An artist’s foxhole-level view of war during World War II.
The colonel headed a clandestine operations program that required brute force, innovation, and a strange-looking submarine.
Griffin Johnsen, the Armchair Historian, details Claus von Stauffenberg's failed 1944 attempt to bomb Adolf Hitler, take over Nazi Germany, and surrender to the Allies.
The Rommel biography focuses more on the general's North Africa adventures than on fresh scholarship.
General Raymond E. Lee voiced unwavering support—while holding private doubts.
Bestselling author Robert Vinditti latest comic creation tells the story of American paratroopers badly misdropped on D-Day who fought in the June 10-12, 1944
The courageous socialite played a key role in the French Resistance—yet received little credit for her efforts.
In an essay written soon after the war—published here for the first time—a GI recalls his time at Omaha Beach and the events afterward
‘This Is What Hell Is Like’: 74 Years Ago, My Grandfather-in-Law Liberated the Dachau Concentration Camp
It was April 29, 1945, a cold, damp day when a 19-year-old private and his fellow soldiers got orders to liberate a Nazi concentration camp called Dachau.