You can almost hear the cannons booming in this classic naval painting by Aivazovsky.
"Gettysburg" is a good movie, but let us not delude ourselves into thinking that war is really like this.
See what three famous medieval battle sites look like today on Google Earth.
This grassy sloping field located in Perth and Kinross, Scotland, is traditionally called Dupplin Moor. On this field 682 years ago today, on August 11, [...]
You haven't seen much American Revolution on my blog, but the folks over at History Republic have done it better than I could with a [...]
There is a stretch of water off the Pacific island of Guadalcanal that's officially called Savo Sound, but it has another unofficial name: Ironbottom Sound. [...]
Today is an important anniversary in Byzantine history. 942 years ago today, on August 26, 1071, Byzantine armies under the personal command of Emperor Romanus [...]
On July 26, 811 (A.D.), exactly 1,202 years ago today, a great but very little-known battle occurred at a place called Verbitsa (or Varbitsa) Pass, [...]
This very ingenious video is a modern animation of a very old story--nearly 1000 years old, in fact. It's based on the Bayeaux [...]