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CATEGORY: World War II
British Royals Hid Crown Jewels From Nazis in a Cracker Box
January 12, 2018

Queen Elizabeth II had no idea about this top-secret operation until recently. Read More

The 7 Most Notorious Nazis Who Escaped to South America
December 27, 2017

In some cases it took four or five decades to bring them to justice. Read More

The Nazis’ War on Christmas
December 19, 2017

They literally tried to take the Christ out of Christmas. Read More

The Coolest Historical Discoveries of 2017
December 12, 2017

Here are the 15 most intriguing finds of the year. Read More

How the Hitler Youth Turned a Generation of Kids Into Nazis
December 11, 2017

Hitler’s war against Boy Scouts fueled the Third Reich’s ideology—and its military might. Read More

Pearl Harbor, 1941: From a Sailor’s Perspective
December 7, 2017

What It was like to be a sailor during the Pearl Harbor attack. Read More

Meet the Woman Behind Winston Churchill
December 5, 2017

Clementine Churchill’s life is little remembered, but she was a driving force behind the great statesman. Read More

The Bizarre ‘Sausage War’ That Inspired Hitler
November 30, 2017

Starving Soviets couldn’t resist the smell of Finnish cooking. Read More

How Did Hitler’s Armored Limo End Up in Manhattan?
November 29, 2017

Some 100,000 people paid to see Hitler's personal Mercedes. Read More

Dan Rather Reflects on His Emotional Visit to Two Military Cemeteries
November 10, 2017

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