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Did Stalin Really Fall From A ...

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On this day, 1947

On this day, December 1947.Despite British Army ...


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Guderian - Hitler's Best General?

He defied Hitler on the Eastern Front in making a strategic ...


fascinating Dec 22, 2011

Gun Powder

So much of what we take for granted today, in the way of ...


Pete- Weatherman Dec 21, 2011

Battle of Towton

Why is this battle so little known in this country?


FowPah Dec 21, 2011

Bruce loses at Bannock burn

Bannock burn is generally regarded as the most important battle in ...


Colquhoun Dec 21, 2011

Bosworth and medieval artillery

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Anglo-Norman Dec 21, 2011

Indian Mutiny

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Dav192 Dec 21, 2011

Culloden, 1746

During the '45 rebellion, the Scottish Highlanders gained a ...


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American Revolution from the ...

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Nick Nicholas Dec 21, 2011

Giving battles their names?

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New Forms of Fighting

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suvorovetz Dec 20, 2011

Killing the Bismarck

Has anyone else read this book by Iain Ballantyne? I thoroughly ...


Triceratops Dec 19, 2011

words say it all

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miss elizabeth Dec 17, 2011

Sticking to your own patch?

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David James Wall Dec 14, 2011

A new book out

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The Storm and the Mulberry ...

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Tim of Acleah Dec 11, 2011

Kosovo then - Libya now

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The RAF 1936 not just a ...

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'Stirling' (four engined / ...

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David James Wall Dec 9, 2011

WW2 British army - as good as ...

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Disgusting wartime treatment ...

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