Operation Mincemeat involved a corpse, a fake fiancée, and the successful invasion of Sicily.
The Germans believed their castle prison was inescapable—they were wrong.
The German soldier nodded in thanks, then disappeared.
The campaigns of ancient history included some strange and ghastly tactics.
Her tragic demise raises questions to this day.
The groundbreaking work changed scientific study forever.
It was one of the bloodiest campaigns of the Vietnam War.
What’s better than a true story? A story that’s too good to be true.
What secrets lie hidden within these strange symbols?
Did a Soviet captain sacrifice his ship and crew to divert an apocalyptic scenario?
The iconic—and erroneous—headline lives on.
On May 5, 1945, Allied and German troops fought side-by-side against the SS.
Disney accused his former employees of communism.
Grab your earbuds and disappear into the past.
The Eighth Wonder of the World disappeared without a trace.
Author Mack Maloney interviews his father-in-law, Dick Kennedy, who enlisted in the Marines as a teenager in 1943.
Powerful portraits by masters, both old and new.
History doesn't have to be so black and white.