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Greatest Leaders of the American Revolution You Have Never Heard Of

Originally posted on Emerging Revolutionary War Era:
Part One  When I was completing my graduate degree in American history from George Mason University a few years back, I took on the challenge of trying to examine the motivations of American soldiers during the American Revolutionary War. The basis was to examine, “why they fought” if…

Georges Nadon – Spitfire pilot, flew 277 sorties

Originally posted on Aviation Trails:
War creates some remarkable heroes. It makes people perform beyond the limits of normal human endurance; through immense pain and suffering, these heroes are able to perform duties beyond those expected or even believed possible. There were many airmen who carried out these duties with little or no recognition for…

Semi-Pro Football

                  Hollywood Bears                                              Charleston Rockets (www.oldestlivingprofootball.com)          (www.logoserver.com) A couple gifts for a Sunday. A little history on two stadiums with important…

A Post About Clio

Though often unrecognized, history constantly brushes against us. It is present in all the places we visit, in houses we walk past, and the roads on which we drive. Stored in libraries and archives the world over, these histories link people to place, but they are not easily accessible. Wireless devices allow us to access…