Ahhotep – Egypt’s Forgotten Warrior Queen

The darkest days of Egypt tested the country’s women as much as its men. Seqenenre, Kamose, and Ahmose are all…

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A Time to Try Men’s Souls: Egypt’s Second Intermediate Period

If ever there were a time when things seemed hopeless for men who loved their country, Ancient Egypt’s Second Intermediate…

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Khasekhemwy: Egypt’s Re-Founding Father

Darkness clouds the land of Egypt. The two lands are divided once again, as Horus and Set renewed their eternal…

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Francis Pegahmagabow: The Deadliest Warrior of World War I

War, freedom, and citizenship have always been intertwined. In the Roman Republic, the concept of citizenship itself was tied to…

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The Siege of Alesia: A Lesson in War’s Cruelty

As the military races toward woke obsolescence, we would be wise to remember the lessons that show us what war…

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Theodore Roosevelt on Preparedness and the CCP Threat

If the last year has taught us anything, it is that we are not living in a utopia where history…

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How Theodore Roosevelt Solved the 1902 Venezuela Crisis

The early 20th century saw increasing great power competition. The rise of the United States, Japan, and especially Germany disrupted…

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Decisive Battles: Milvian Bridge (312)

The Roman cavalryman sees the host of Maxentius just up ahead, near the bridge over the Tiber. The Eternal City…

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Decisive Battles: The Battle of Antietam (1862)

At long last, the grey-clad rebels have invaded the North. This Union soldier, hailing from Pennsylvania, had no great love…

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