If Churchill thought that things could only get better after ther February 15 1942,surrender at Singapore of Empire forces to the Japanese he was soon to find out that was wrong for on this day in 1942 20,000 Empire troops surrendered to Rommel at Tobruk.
What's worse Churchill was actually in...
I'm hoping to find some references to, or existing materials on, military tactics that a Roman general would be intimately familiar with.
Who did Julius Caesar read? Marius. Atticus? Varus? Augustus? Scipio... ?
Anyone prior to the second invasion of Britain in 43 AD..
On this day in 1800, President John Adams (1735-1826) ordered the federal government to pack up, leave Philadelphia, and set up shop in the nation’s new capital -- Washington, D.C.
Fun Fact: This Day in History
The Anzac spirit or Anzac legend is a concept which suggests that Australian and New Zealand soldiers possess shared characteristics, specifically the qualities those soldiers allegedly exemplified on the battlefields of the First World War.
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I know the Battle of Teutoburg occurred in September of 9 A.D..
But does anyone know the actual dates? I have heard most recently that it lasted nearly three days. Which days?
And if there is no tradition of which dates we're speaking of here, how would, even in casual discussion, one Roman...
TODAY IN Great Britain it is National Holocaust Remembrance Day when we honour the memory of the millions of victims of German Nazism who died in the camps, ghettos and mass shootings,perverted medical experiments and other atrocities inflicted by the Nazis on Jews and many other people between...
People with a certain title, tribe or surname who are descended from this group? Where do they live? Are they still in Balkh? Do they have same elite status? Do they still have Hindu Brahminical influence remaining within them?