World War II

World War 2: A Brief History

World War 2 is historically recognized as beginning in September of 1939 with Germany’s invasion of Poland, although Japan had been at war with China since 1937. The launch of Europe ... Continue Reading →
Harry S. Truman

President Truman

Harry S. Truman, 33rd President of the United States, served from the last days of World War II in 1945 until the early Cold War days of 1953. The Cold War defined much of President ... Continue Reading →
Pearl Harbor

Pearl Harbor

On December 7, 1941, Japan carried out an unexpected attack on the United States. The attack took place at Pearl Harbor, on the Hawaiian island of Oahu. The one day strike resulted ... Continue Reading →