This Week In Combined Arms History

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Monday, September 17, 2018 to Sunday, September 23, 2018

Standard views of the Allied crusade in Europe during World War II tend to focus on an unbroken string of victories and advances from D-Day thru the surrender of Germany.

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Tuesday, September 11, 2018 to Sunday, September 16, 2018

Eurocentric, Western histories tend to ignore the power and persistence of the Ottoman Turks. This has limited their ability to study and glean from the fascinating military experience of this once expansive empire.

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Monday, September 3, 2018 to Monday, September 10, 2018

The First Italian Campaign, during the War of the First Coalition, was Napoleon’s first independent army command and an early illustration of his tactical and operational brilliance.

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Monday, August 27, 2018 to Sunday, September 2, 2018

After the successful capture (or British evacuation) of Boston, George Washington surmised that the next British target would be New York City.

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Monday, August 20, 2018 to Sunday, August 26, 2018

With the signing of the Treaty of Paris (1783), the British recognized American Independence and ceded all land east of the Mississippi and south of Canada to the new republic.

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Monday, August 13, 2018 to Sunday, August 19, 2018

In 1780, the British strategy shifted and large detachments under Lord Cornwallis deployed south to the Carolinas in an effort to bolster the local loyalists and establish a sturdy, liberated base in the Deep South.

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Monday, August 6, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018

During the three-pronged British offensive in New York during 1777 – which famously ended in the Battle of Saratoga – another very bloody battle raged north and west of Albany. When British LTC Barry St.

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Monday, July 30, 2018 to Sunday, August 5, 2018

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Monday, July 23, 2018 to Sunday, July 29, 2018

By the summer of 1943, despite enormous efforts, the two massive German offensives on the Eastern Front (in 1941 and 1942) had stalled in the face of a stalwart Russian defense.

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Monday, July 16, 2018 to Sunday, July 22, 2018

In most standard histories of the American Revolution, scant attention is paid to battles in the northern theater after the pivotal turning point of Saratoga (1777).

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