RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Friday, July 3
Did Lee Doom Himself at Gettysburg? - Noah Trudeau, History Net
Blame Gen. Ewell for South's Loss - Terry Jones, New York Times
Pickett's Tragic, Suicidal Charge - Isaac Pennypacker, Civil War Trust
Did Faulty Maps Seal South's Fate? - Tony Horwitz, Smithsonian
Grant Ends Rebels' Cause at Vicksburg - John Rickard, History of War
Prussia Marks Arrival as a Power - Joshua Gilbert, Armchair General
Britain Turns Guns on Fallen French Ships - Robert Brown, WWII Mag
Iran Airliner Shootdown: Tragedy and Fiasco - John Barry, Newsweek
Israel's Audacious Raid Against Amin - Sharon Roffe-Ofir, Ynet News
Lou Gehrig's Farewell on Independence Day - More Gehrig
Thursday, July 2
The Overrated Myth of Amelia Earhart - Judith Thurman, New Yorker
Earhart Disappearance? Simple, Really - Lane Wallace, The Atlantic
Top 10 Unexplained Disappearances - Evan Andrews, TopTenz
The Stalking of President Garfield - Gilbert King, Smithsonian
Trial of Mad Assassin Charles Guiteau - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Most Insane Attempts to Kill a President - Ben Dennison, Cracked
Victor Emmanuel II: Italy's Father of Fatherland - Italian Monarchist
Tang Dynasty Buries History at Mausoleum - China Through a Lens
Steve Fossett: An Adventurer Nonpareil - The Economist
How Wal-Mart Took Over the World - Andrew Clark, The Guardian
Wednesday, July 1
Homosexuals and Third Reich - James Steakley, Jewish Virtual Library
Bloodbath on Night of Long Knives - Philip Gavin, History Place
How Thatcher Lost Hong Kong - Robert Cottrell, The Independent
Hong Kong Handover Marks End of Empire - David Cannadine, BBC
Belgium's Legacy of Brutality in Congo - Mark Dummett, BBC News
Cortez in Tenochtitlan: From 'Sad Night' to Conquest - All Empires
When Terrorists Hijacked and Killed - Parker Borg, ADST
Terror Aboard TWA Flight 847 - William Smith, Time
Truth About Soyuz 11 Disaster - Sinead McNicholl, Astro Notes
Taft: From President to Chief Justice - Mark Painter, U. of Groningen
Tuesday, June 30
Was Hitler Right to Invade Russia in '41? - Andrew Wright, MHO
Wehrmacht's Fateful Decision on Road to Stalingrad -
Top 10 Most Controversial Supreme Court Decisions - Time
Why High Court Checked President - David Cole, NY Review of Books
Ike and Interstate Highway's Defensive Origin - Global Security
The Paradox of the German Autobahn - Cranky Driver
Sir Roger Casement: Traitor, Patriot - Michael Duffy, First World War
Misha's Defection One for Books - Knelman Martin, Toronto Star
An Unthinkable Building Collapse - Andrei Lankov, Korea Times
Forging U.S.'s Miracle on Grass - Jere Longman, New York Times
Monday, June 29
Assassination Lights War's Fuse - John Simkin, Spartacus Educational
Triggerman of Archduke's Murder - Michael Duffy, First World War
Scars of WWI Lingers in Europe - Naftali Bendavid, Wall Street Journal
French Vengeance at Versailles - David Andelman, A Shattered Peace
Wilson's Costly Failure at Peace - Encyclopedia of New American Nation
Scoundrel Saves Continental Army - Donald Moran, Revolutionary War
British Meet Their Match at Monmouth - David Wade, Military History
How Liquor Licenses Sparked Stonewall Riots - Nick Sibilia, Reason
Ned Kelly: Legendary Criminal Down Under - Australian Government
Mercenaries Get Rough Justice in Angola - Executed Today
Saturday, June 27
Mormons and the Murder of Joseph Smith - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Story of Code Breaking in World War II - History Channel
How Enigma Machine Works - Alan Stripp, PBS
Korea: The First War America Lost - Bevin Alexander
Fighting in Korea Turns Cold War Hot - Michael Hickey, BBC
Pandemonium at Kennesaw Mountain - John Fowler, Civil War Trust
Romania Outdoing Nazis With Lasi Pogrom - Holocaust Museum
How Yugoslavia Fell Apart as a Nation - Thomas Niles, ADST
Slovenia Wins Independence in 10-Day War - Ljubljana Life
Britain's Bad Day in Argentina - Richard Gott, The Guardian
Friday, June 26
Blockade Ends in Humiliation for Stalin - Cold War Museum
'Candy Bomber' Saves Day for West Berlin - Gail Halvorsen, MHM
Tempelhof: Mother of All Airports - Reinhard Mohr, Der Spiegel
Kennedy Was Not a Jelly Doughnut - Steve Coates, New York Times
Teaching JFK German - Margarethe Plischke, American Heritage
Did Beria Help Murder Stalin? - Miguel Faria, Surgical Neurology Int'l
How Stalin's Henchman Got Outfoxed - Stephen Kotkin, Front Page Mag
Doughboys Come to Save Allies - Edmund Ions, Eyewitness to History
'Black Jack' Leads America Into War - Michael Duffy, First World War
Connecting Atlantic Ocean to Great Lakes - Infrastructure Canada
Thursday, June 25
History's Worst Battlefield Blunders - Stephan Wilkinson, History Net
How Battle of Little Bighorn Was Won - Thomas Powers, Smithsonian
Custer Did Not Falter at Little Bighorn - Robert Nightengale, Wild West
George Custer: In Death, an Everlasting Fame - PBS
How Stalin Set Up Korean War - James Matray, Cold War China
'Little Emergency' That Was All-Out War - Donald MacDonald, ADST
Tangled Web of Stalin, Mao and Kim - Paul Wingrove, History Today
D-Day Outcome Secured at Cherbourg - John Rickard, History of War
The Complex Ordeal of Gilad Shalit - Harriet Sherwood, The Guardian
Long, Colorful History of Catch-All Mann Act - Eric Weiner, NPR
Wednesday, June 24
Hitler's Whirlwind Tour of Paris - Albert Speer, Inside the Third Reich
What Hitler Saw on His Tour - John Reese, The French Way Blog
German Pilot's Unintentional Gift to RAF - Geoff Nutkins, FCAFA
How Watergate Burglars Got Caught - Craig Shirley, Washingtonian
All the President's Men: Fact of Fiction? - Max Holland, Daily Beast
The Short and Exemplary Reign of Titus - UNRV History
John Gotti: The Last Mafia Icon - Ken Gross, People
Vincent Chin's Family Still Await Justice - Shawn Lewis, Detroit News
The Marathon Men of Tennis - John Feinstein, Washington Post
Title IX Continues to Menace Athletics - Neal McCluskey, Daily Caller
Tuesday, June 23
Why German Invasion of USSR Failed - Mike Ruzza, Military History
What Stalin Knew: The Enigma of Barbarossa - Ronald Steury, CIA
Myth of Stalin's 'Siberian Divisions' - Nigel Askey, Op. Barbarossa
How Barbarossa Unleashed Nazi Mass Murder - Yad Vashem
8 Things to Know About Eastern Front - Evan Andrews,
Allied Guard Helped Avert World War III - Jonathan Gornall, National
Andrew Jackson's Cleansing of Indians - Robert Remini, AHM
Cherokee Nation Heads West on Trail of Tears - PBS
How Cleveland's River Caught Fire - Michael Scott, Plain Dealer
'Hand of God' Made Maradona Deity - Ian Chadband, The Telegraph

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