Lee D'Amato is a writer from Queens, New York. He is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts with a BFA in Dramatic Writing. If he's not reading or writing, you can probably find him at the movies, or in the kitchen testing out a new recipe.
They fought for influence in Central Asia throughout the 19th century.
The shipwreck and mutiny was followed by a court martial.
These unusual ideas never came to fruition.
She led a remarkable life as a traveling performer.
We wouldn't want to cross their paths...
The runners were plagued by high heat, dusty roads, wild dogs, and rat poison.
This little-known figure had a short but fascinating life.
This cavalry regiment was celebrated for its role in the Spanish-American War.
Taking a broad look at the development of civilizations.
The Corps of Discovery set out to explore the newly acquired Louisiana Territory.
This little-known confrontation turned deadly.
It was over in less than an hour.
Nicknamed the "Limping Lady", she was not to be underestimated.
Hear directly from people who lived through historical events.
His contribution to various expeditions has been largely overlooked.
This public injustice became a force for change.
The blight had devastating consequences on the island and beyond.