KEY PEOPLE & WARS

PHOTO GALLERY

James Armistead Lafayette
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Chapter 1

Henry Ossian Flipper
West Point, US Army
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Chapter 2

Buffalo Soldiers
10th Calvary M Troop
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Chapter 2

Capt. Nicholas M Nolan
Portrait by James J Sawyer, 1875
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Chapter 2

Filibuster Gen William Walker
Library of Congress
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Chapter 3

Gen William Walker’s Nicaraguan Flag
1856-1857
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Chapter 3

Gen William Walker, Nicaragua
Library of Congress
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Chapter 3

Gen William Walker Residence, Grenada
Image from Frank Leslie’s
Illustrated Newspaper
Library of Congress
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Chapter 3

Jacob Adolphus “Jelly” Bryce, c. 1930
Oklahoma City Police Dept.
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Chapter 4

Maj Gen Orde Charles Wingate
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Chapter 6

Chindit column crossing river
in Burma, 1943
Image by UK Gov, public domain
Chapter 6

Col Merrill, Col Alison, Brigadier Calvert, Capt Borrow, Gen Wingate, Lt Col Scott, Maj Stewart
Airfield “Broadway” in Burma
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Chapter 6

Private Eduardo Peniche
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Chapter 7

Operation Market Garden
Paratroopers land in Holland
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Chapter 7

Map, Battle of the Bulge
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Chapter 7

Battle of the Bulge
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Chapter 7

Bastogne Memorial, Belgium
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Chapter 7

Ralph Bunche
Nobel Peace Prize Recipient
Image by Carl Van Vechten
Library of Congress, public domain
Chapter 8

NK Dictator Kim Jong Un
UN Singapore Summit, June 12, 2018
Image US Gov, public domain
Chapter 9

North Korea/South Korea Border
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Chapter 9

RAF Station under attack
Battle of Britain, 1940
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Chapter 10

Air Chief Marshal Hugh Dowding with
Some of the Few
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Chapter 10

RAF Hawker Hurricanes, Oct 1940
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Chapter 10

RAF Wellington Crew
Waterbeach, Cambridgeshire
Preparing for night raid to Berlin
Image UK Gov, public domain
Chapter 10

Flag of The Righteous Army
Japan
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Chapter 11

Japanese soldier with broken
statue of Sun Yat Sen, China, 1937
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Chapter 11

Gen Douglas MacArthur and
Emperor Hirohito of Japan
First meeting, Sept 27, 1945
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Chapter 11

1890s Capitol brawler William Taulbee
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Chapter 12

Susan Rosenberg
Capitol bomber & domestic terrorist
Image by FBI, public domain
Chapter 12

16th Century Janissary
Hungarian National Museum
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Chapter 13

Circular map of Vienna
Niclas Meldeman, 1518-1552
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Chapter 13

Suleiman the Magnificent
Portrait by Titian
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Chapter 13

Seige of Vienna, 1529
Painting by Pieter Snayers
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Chapter 13

Kara Mustafa
Palace Museum in Wilanow
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Chapter 14

Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor
Museum of Military History, Vienna
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Chapter 14

King Jan III Sobieski of Poland
Attack on Turks in Vienna, 1683
Painting by Juliusz Kossak
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Chapter 14

Battle of Vienna, 1683
Painting by Juliusz Kossak
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Chapter 14

Battle of San Jacinto
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Chapter 15

The Alamo
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Chapter 15

Stephen F Austin, Father of Texas
Texas State Library & Archives Commission
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Chapter 15

Sam Houston, c. 1848
Sam Houston Memorial Museum
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Chapter 15

Antonio Lopez de Santa Ana
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Chapter 15

Mexico, 1840-1842
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Chapter 15

US Pres James K Polk
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Chapter 16

John C Fremont
Portrait by George Peter Alexander Healy
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Chapter 16

Battle of Palo Alto
Image by US Gov, public domain
Chapter 17

Carlos Manuel de Céspedes del Castillo
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Chapter 18

Dr. José Protasio Rizal
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Chapter 18

Dr. José Protasio Rizal
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Chapter 18

José Rizal’s Execution
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Chapter 18

USS Maine
US Naval Historical Center Photo
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Chapter 18

Map of Philippines
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Chapter 20

8-Gun turret of USS Olympia
Battle of Manila Bay
Image JD Gleason, public domain
Chapter 19

USS Olympia, 1898
Battle of Manila Bay
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Chapter 19

Reina Cristina, Spanish Navy
Battle of Manila
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Chapter 19

Embarkation of Nebraska Volunteers
June 23, 1899
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Chapter 19

Raising US flag over Santiago
Philippines, Aug 13, 1898
Harpers Pictorial History of War w/Spain
Vol II, Harper Bros 1899
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Chapter 19

Gen Douglas MacArthur
Truman Library
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Chapter 20

Surrender of American troops
Corregidor, May, 1942
US National Archives & Records
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Chapter 20

Bataan Death March
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Chapter 20

Bataan Death March, May 1942.
DOD, USMC 114538, # 127
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 20

Pfc Samuel Stenzler, Pfc Frank Spear,
Capt James Gallagher
Bataan Death March
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 20

Bataan Death March
Improvised litters for the dead
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 20

Gen Douglas MacAurther
Layte, October 1944
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Chapter 21

Tanks line up for invasion
of Cape Sansapor, Dutch New Guinea, 1944
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 21

US Navy gun crews landing
on Mindoro Island, 1944
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 21

USCG landing barges in Lingayan Gulf
carrying first wave to Luzon, 1945
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Chapter 21

USS Shaw exploding at
Pearl Harbor, Dec 7, 1944
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 21

Japanese surrender in the
Philippines, Sept 15, 1945
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Chapter 21

British Opium Sales
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Chapter 23

Opium ships at Lintin, China, 1824
Image by William John Huggins,
public domain
Chapter 23

William Gladstone
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Chapter 23

Qing Dynasty opium smokers
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Chapter 23

Chinese opium smokers
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Chapter 24

Opium den in China
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Chapter 24

Opium hulks in Shanghai Harbor, 1901
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Chapter 24

Orange River Basin, South Africa
Image by Keenan Pepper, CC 4.0
Chapter 25

Battle of Isandlwana, Zulu Wars
Illustrated London News, public domain
Chapter 25

Zulu King Cetshwayo ka Mpande
Photo by Alex Bassano, public domain
Chapter 25

Zulu King Cetshwayo ka Mpande
Painting by Carl Rudolph Sohn
Royal Collection, public domain
Chapter 25

Zulu Warrior
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Chapter 25

Sir George Pomeroy Colley
Battle of Mujaba Hill
Illustrated London News, The Transvaal War
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Chapter 26

Cecil John Rhodes, Founder of De Beers
Portrait by George Frederic Watts
National Portrait Gallery
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Chapter 27

Afrikaner Commandos
Second Boer War
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Chapter 27

Boer Ambush
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Chapter 27

Officers of German Corps
Fighting with Boers
Battle of Spion Kop, Jan 24, 1900
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Chapter 27

British troop train crossing Modder River
on pontoon bridge, 1899
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Chapter 27

Emily Hobhouse
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Chapter 28

Krugersdorp Concentration Camp
Boer Wars
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Chapter 28

Women and children in
Boer Concentration Camp
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Chapter 28

Overcrowding in
Boer Concentration Camps
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Chapter 28

Boer Concentration Camp
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Chapter 28

Starving child
Irene Concentration Camp
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Chapter 28

For an extensive photo gallery of the Boer War concentration camps, see

The Boer War Genocide: Inside History’s First Concentration Camps by Mark Oliver. Click HERE.

Boston Tea Party
Engraving by WD Cooper, 1789
Library of Congress, public domain
Chapter 29

Sailor Crispus Attucks
One of first three casualties in the
American Revolutionary War, Mar 5, 1770
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Chapter 30

Battle of Lexington Engraving
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Chapter 30

Generals Washington & Lafayette
at Valley Forge
Painting by John Ward Dunsmore
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Chapter 30

Surrender of Lord Cornwallis
Painting by John Trumbull
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Chapter 30

King Carlos III of Spain
Portrait by Anton Rafael Mengs, c 1761
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Chapter 31

General Daniel Morgan
Portrait by Charles Wilson Peale
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Chapter 32

Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton
Portrait by Sir Joshua Reynolds
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Chapter 32

National Guard Logo
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Chapter 32

Archduke Franz Ferdinand and wife
Sophie von Hohenburg in Sarajevo
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Chapter 33

Gavrilo Princip
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Chapter 33

Gavrilo Princip being brought
to court in 1914
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Chapter 33

Louvain Library, WWI
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Chapter 33

British troops passing ruins of
Albert Cathedral, France, WWI
National Library of Scotland
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Chapter 33

Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Image by Piper Bayard
Chapter 33

Map, Battle of Verdun, 1916
Image US Army, public domain
Chapter 34

Verdun Poster by Maurice Neumont
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Chapter 34

Verdun Reserves crossing river
on the way to Verdun
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Chapter 34

French 87th Regiment at
6th Division Hill 304
NW of Verdun, 1916
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Chapter 34

Western Front between Verdun and
St Mihiel, March 1916
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Chapter 34

Zimmerman Telegram
National Cryptologic Museum
Image by Piper Bayard
Chapter 35

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt
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Chapter 37

US Pres Franklin D Roosevelt, 1938
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 36

Freedom of Speech, Norman Rockwell
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 36

Freedom of Worship, Norman Rockwell
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 36

Freedom from Want, Norman Rockwell
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 36

Freedom from Fear, Norman Rockwell
National Archives & Records
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Chapter 36

Four Freedoms Memorial
Image by Bjorndahl, public domain
Chapter 36

US Consulate in Benghazi, Sept 12, 2012
Image by Voice of America employee
public domain
Chapter 37

US Marines with Company A,
1st Battalion, 4th Marine Regiment
Fallujah, Iraq, April 7, 2004
Image by Cpl Matthew J Apprendi,
USMC, public domain
Chapter 38

1st Cavalry Division, Fallujah, Nov 4, 2004
Image by Sgt. 1st Class Johan Charles Van Boers
US Army, public domain
Chapter 38

Fallujah, November 10, 2004
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Chapter 38

US Marines, 2nd Battle of Fallujah
Supporting Operation Phantom Fury, Nov 11, 2004
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Chapter 38