Thursday, August 17, 2017

Tag: World War II

The Cold War Frenemies: A Relationship Built on Self-Preservation

Looking back on my earliest recollection of the Cold War, I always thought it bizarre that the United States and USSR were engaged in...

Today in History, August 27th

A few of the great historical events that happened today in history, August 27th! 1626 The Danes are crushed by the Catholic League...

History from the Web – Teachers, Snipers, and History Myth Busters

Part of why I write at Hankering for History is that I love sharing. I don’t just like sharing what I’ve learned, but also...

National War Labor Board’s Affect on Union Growth

The attack on Pearl Harbor, on December 7, 1941, was the event that set into action the United States’ full involvement into World War...

Great Escapes in History

Great Escapes in History (Guest Post) For many, the phrase ‘the great escape’ immediately brings to mind the 1963 film of the same name. The...

Munitionettes: The Great War – The Great Change

“The fact that I am using my life’s energy to destroy human souls gets on my nerves.” She was proud that she was “doing...