World War II

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JESSICA WAMBACH BROWN

(“Shelter from the Storm”), a regular contributor, writes about American history from her home in Kalispell, Montana. While planning a family trip to upstate New York, she discovered the story of America’s

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Out Of The Ashes
ON DECEMBER 2, 1943, German Ju 88 aircraft dropped bombs on the dozens of Allied ships docked at the harbor in Bari, Italy, completely obliterating one vessel and heavily damaging many more. The blasts ruptured the port’s fuel pipeline and thousands
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A Speculative Succession
REGARDING YOUR AUGUST 2020 COVER STORY, “Night of the Assassins,” about Germany’s Operation Long Jump: Had the plot to assassinate the three Allied leaders succeeded in Tehran in 1943, we know who would have replaced Roosevelt. Who would most likely
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Ike’s Memorial Opens To Mixed Reviews
DELAYED BY CONTROVERSY over architect Frank Gehry’s design, and then the coronavirus, the Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial finally opened in September in Washington, D.C. The $150 million, 4-acre site includes statues of Ike as a young man, D-Day comman