Coalition of slaveholders and conservative abolitionists offered black Americans a land of 'liberty'
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In 1954 Marilyn Monroe left her honeymoon with Yankees slugger Joe DiMaggio to entertain the troops in Korea. She later said it was the first time she “felt like a star.”
The general expected to save the Confederate heartland made a series of poor tactical and strategic decisions
Obscure Union general learns that only hard, long fighting and logistics will win the war
Robert Lewis Howard was the only Army member in Vietnam to earn all three top combat decorations: Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Cross and Silver Star.