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The world’s bloodiest battles

Life Magazing has posted historical photographs and information about some of the world's bloodiest battles. [Thanks, Cristina!] A German soldier sits atop a now useless artillery gun beside the corpse of a comrade during the Battle of Kursk in July, 1943. The Soviet-German fight on the Eastern Front was the largest

65 years ago: D-Day

Today marks the 65th anniversary of D-Day (June 6th, 1944), the Normandy Landings. The assault was divided into two phases; the first being an air assault landing of American, British and Canadian troops, and the second being the infamous amphibious landing of Allied infantry on the coast of France. The latter