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Trouble Brewing
In 1915, as World War I ground to a stalemate along the Western Front, nearly 60,000 Australian soldiers were sent to fight in the Gallipoli campaign, an Anglo-French operation aimed at knocking Ottoman Turkey—an ally of Germany and Austria-Hungary—o
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Revolt Of The Ionians
IONIAN REVOLT On a spring night in 498 BCE, spiky tongues of orange and yellow flames darted high into the Anatolian sky. By morning, the ancient city of Sardis would be a smoking pile of ash and corpses. Even the Temple of Cybele, the revered mother
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At The Front
A soldier in the U.S. Army Signal Corps transports feathered messengers in a wicker backpack at Fort Bonnelle in Langres, France, in 1919. Many of the pigeons returned from the front lines even after being wounded by machine-gun fire or shrapnel. ■