Tuesday, December 20, 2005


Our final article of the year is on decimation, a brutal Roman military function that has worked its way into the English language.

Saturday, December 17, 2005

Military History Encyclopedia on the Web

We have now added a series of short lives: brief biographies of significant figures. These short lives will eventually be followed by longer biographies, but probably not for some time! The first batch of brief lives includes Sir Winston Churchill, Field Marshal Rommel, General Montgomery, Marshal Zhukov, Alexander the Great and Hannibal.

Monday, December 12, 2005

M-16 Rifle

New article on the M-16 Rifle, the key US infantry weapon of the last 40 years.

Wednesday, December 07, 2005