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Saudi king reshuffles military leaders, appoints female deputy minister -- Military chief of staff and other defense officials replaced as war in Yemen drags on

State TV said King Salman wanted to elevate young officials in a country where more than half the population is under 25. The king’s popular young son has also introduced a series of modest social and economic reforms. 380 more words

Meet Thomas D. Phillips, author of "In the Shadows of Victory II"

Today on the blog we have a special interview with one of our authors! Thomas D. Phillips is the author of two Casemate titles: In the Shadows of Victory: America’s Forgotten Military Leaders, 1776-1876… 2,529 more words


'It's the calm before the storm': Trump offers cryptic message during White House photo op

Ryan W. Miller, USA TODAY

Published 9:23 p.m. ET Oct. 5, 2017 | Updated 9:56 p.m. ET Oct. 5, 2017

President Trump had a cryptic message for the White House pool reporters Thursday night during a photo op with military leaders. 439 more words

[EXCLUSIVE] Early Excerpt of “In the Shadows of Victory II”

Below, view and download an exclusive excerpt from the World War II chapter of In the Shadows of Victory II


Download an Exclusive Early Excerpt of "In the Shadows of Victory II"

In the Shadows of Victory II: America’s Forgotten Military Leaders, The Spanish-American War to World War II will soon be available from all booksellers. If you just can’t wait for this fascinating look at over 20 lesser-known stories of American military leaders, you’re in luck! 423 more words


Trump says many decisions made on Afghanistan and beyond


© AFP/File | US National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster, President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence (L to R) were among those attending Friday’s talks at Camp David… 191 more words

military history: Hitler's blunders cost Germany victory in World War II

Students of military history try to glean lessons from past wars and the major campaigns and battles within those wars.  With all the hoopla over the new movie, Dunkirk, we thought we would share our thoughts from a military history perspective on Germany’s efforts in the Second World War. 2,022 more words