THE STORY OF NAVAL AVIATION
Development of naval aviation up to its role as the primary striking weapon of the fleet. The first transatlantic flight and the first United States carrier landing, use of high-performance navy jet aircraft.
American Civil War
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- Ch 354Impossible PeaceThe peacemakers have gone home. America has rejected its president's peace settlement and withdrawn into its previous isolationist position. Europe wrestles with its debt, inflation destabilizes Germany, where extreme forces of both left and right create violence in the streets and in the body politic.Battlezone WWII: Battle of Midway to Victory in the PacificThe 2nd US Marines' bloody assault on Tarawa.