Military History

  • Gruesome but Honorable Work

    Perspectives Daily

    Kim Clarke | May 24, 2021

    Grieving family members were instrumental in the creation of a federal program to rebury and repatriate the remains of fallen soldiers after World War II.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Yan Xu

    Perspectives Daily

    Matthew Keough | Mar 19, 2021

    Yan Xu is an associate professor of history and chair at Spelman College. She lives in Atlanta, Georgia, and has been a member since 2012.
  • Working with Death


    Ruth Lawlor | Dec 15, 2020

    For historians studying violence, the archive they confront is one of intense feeling and, often, trauma preserved and rearticulated in the present.
  • Grant of the Week: William L. Clements Library Fellowships

    Perspectives Daily

    Karen Lou | Dec 7, 2020

    The William L. Clements Library at the University of Michigan is now accepting applications for its research fellowships.

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  • Peter Paret (1924–2020)

    Carl Boyd | Nov 30, 2020

    On September 11, 2020, Peter Paret died peacefully at his home in Salt Lake City at the age of 96.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Siegfried H. Sutterlin

    Matthew Keough | Jul 30, 2020

    Siegfried H. Sutterlin is a former senior Fulbright scholar in Europe and retired historian, having been professionally associated with seven...
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Dean F. Oliver

    Matthew Keough | Jul 16, 2020

    Dean F. Oliver is a senior director of research and chief curator at the Canadian Museum of History. He lives...
  • Sanctuary or Battlefield?

    Stephen Buono | Jul 15, 2020

    AHA NASA fellow Stephen Buono reflects upon the long struggle between peace and militarization in outer space.
  • Charles Royster (1944–2020)

    Gaines Foster | May 22, 2020

    Charles Royster, a student of early America and the Civil War, died on February 6, 2020. 

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