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Female Snipers of the 3rd Shock Army, 1st Belorussian Front

August 10, 2017

Russia in World War 2 was facing a threat to their very existence. Early in the war they could not compete with Germany in terms of technology, training, or skil...

Oxana Malaya: The Story of the Girl Raised by Dogs

May 25, 2017

Oxana Malaya's story is a pretty clear indicator that nurture plays a bigger role than nature. At merely 3 years old, her alcoholic parents neglected her and left her out...

Random History Trivia Questions

June 7, 2016

Interesting facts and uncommon information and extraordinary bits of knowledge about things from the past.

24 Ridiculously Weird Historical Facts That Are Surprisingly True

May 19, 2016

Not all historical events make it to the headlines. Many stories are swept aside to make way for the bigger ones such as the moon landing and WWII. But as ...

What It Was Like To Go Looking For a Job During The Great Depression

March 11, 2016

During The Great Depression, banks failed, businesses closed, city streets were desolates, families lost their homes, and unemployment in the rose to ne...

37 Military Uniforms Worn By Soldiers During World War II

September 23, 2015

In times of war, armed forces and paramilitaries are required to wear their nation's official military uniforms. While uniforms are mainly used to identify friendl...