The British were trying to disguise a superior new technology.
Showing a weakness made our founding father strong.
The children's author's macabre sense of humor and appreciation of darkness were likely sharpened by his combat history.
Chiune Sugihara is believed to have saved five times as many lives as his more famous counterpart, Oskar Schindler.
Cathay Williams was inspired to join the U.S. Army during her time pressed into service in the Civil War.