History
epub |eng | 2011-10-27 | Author:Chris McNab

The individual whom Betser was hunting was killed in the bursts of Uzi gunfire, as were the other targets of the raid. Yet the soldiers’ – and the Uzis’ – ...
( Category: Conventional May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-22 | Author:Leroy Thompson

Training with the 1911 pistol at the US Naval Academy during 1943. (LOC LC-USW3-034949-D) In September 1943, Lt Nels Lofgren, the copilot of a B-24 Liberator based in Alaska, shows ...
( Category: Conventional May 20,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Steven Zaloga

The Wehrmacht responded to the Bayon crossing by a series of counterattacks, including a brief tank attack by PzKpfw IVs of the 15th Panzer Grenadier Division near Mehoncourt, in which ...
( Category: World War II April 27,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Dunstan

As the war progressed, the Israelis pressed into service all their tanks held in strategic reserve including the elderly World War II-vintage Shermans. Over the years, these Shermans had been ...
( Category: Armored Vehicles April 27,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Dunstan

Major General Dan Laner, the commander of the 240th Reserve Armoured Division, encourages a fellow officer during the counteroffensive on the Golan Heights. His leadership during the October War was ...
( Category: Armored Vehicles April 27,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Simon Dunstan

Israeli troops leave the PLO offices in Gaza after searching the building. On the gate pillars are posters bearing the image of Ahmad al-Shuqayri, the leader of the PLO, whose ...
( Category: Egypt April 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-09 | Author:Martin Bowman

The SR differed from the standard -100B configuration in having a strengthened structure to handle the added stress on the airframe and its systems caused by the greater number of ...
( Category: Pictorial March 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-14 | Author:Spencer Tucker

Morel, Edmund Dene Birth Date: July 15, 1873 Death Date: November 12, 1924 British anti-imperialist, peace activist, and liberal politician. Born in Paris on July 15, 1873, Edmund Dene Morel ...
( Category: Military March 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-12 | Author:Spencer C. Tucker

References Barker, A. J. The War against Russia, 1854-1856. New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1970. Barthorp, Michael. Heroes of the Crimea: The Battles of Balaclava and Inkerman. London: Blandford, ...
( Category: United States February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-12-31 | Author:Eric H. Cline [Cline, Eric H.]

Other Science Dating Claims? In the AD 1980s, analysis of ice cores from Greenland identified acidity peaks that correspond to major volcanism (Hammer, Clausen, and Dansgaard 1980), and it was ...
( Category: Greek August 25,2016 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jessica Amanda Salmonson

L Labé, Louise: (A.D. 1526–1566) In her youth, this daughter of a Lyons ropemaker was fond of music, hunting, and military exercise, and regularly participated in tourneys. Before she was ...
( Category: History August 14,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-26 | Author:Tom Curran

CHAPTER 6 The Dardanelles Commission A combination of public criticism and Parliamentary pressure forced the Asquith government to convene a Royal Commission enquiry in 1916 to determine how and why ...
( Category: World War I June 27,2016 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-14 | Author:Jack Lynch [Lynch, Jack]

and will miss the printed Encyclopaedia Britannica… . But we live in a complex world, too big for a few hundred people to cover completely, and too fast-moving for print ...
( Category: History May 29,2016 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-19 | Author:Lelia Ruckenstein [Ruckenstein, Lelia]

L Labour Party, the. Political party. The Labour Party was formed in 1912, but had only a minimal organizational existence before the foundation of the Irish Free State. Since 1922, ...
( Category: Music May 5,2016 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-01 | Author:John Warry

■ Hannibal’s Victories Publius Cornelius Scipio, consul in 218 BC, having dispatched his own army into Spain under the command of his brother Gnaeu, returned with exemplary speed to North ...
( Category: Greece May 3,2016 )