Military History

  • Archives of a Different Sort

    From the President

    Thavolia Glymph | May 7, 2024

    What is at stake when we memorialize a place as a battlefield?
  • Lighting the Way

    Perspectives Daily

    Alex Kershaw | Nov 13, 2023

    What lessons does WWII hold for future generations?
  • Staleness

    Perspectives Daily

    Jorden Pitt | Nov 9, 2023

    Ideals of masculinity influenced the treatment of US airmen’s psychological issues during World War I.
  • Francis A. Dutra (1938–2021)

    In Memoriam

    Sarah Cline | Nov 1, 2023

    Francis A. Dutra, a historian of early modern Portugal and Brazil at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), died in March 2021.

Most Recent

  • Sovereignty and Satellites

    Rebecca L. West | Oct 18, 2023

    Read about the 2023–24 recipients of the Fellowship in Aerospace History and the Fellowship in the History of Space Technology.
  • When the Big Screen Isn’t Big Enough

    Alexandra F. Levy | Sep 14, 2023

    There’s a lot more to the story of the atomic bombs than Oppenheimer showed.
  • AHA Member Spotlight: Michael Boden

    Matthew Keough | Jun 13, 2023

    Michael Boden is an associate professor of history at Dutchess Community College. He lives in Poughkeepsie, New York, and has been a member since 2010.
  • George C. Herring (1936–2022)

    Robert K. Brigham and Kyle Longley | Mar 30, 2023

    George C. Herring, historian of the Vietnam War and US foreign relations, died on November 30, 2022.
  • St. George’s Ribbon

    Brandon Schechter | Mar 29, 2023

    As Russia wages war on Ukraine, its imagery has leaned heavily on an old icon.

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