World War Two

All category topics on the military, political, social, and cultural aspects of the Second World War.


d-day airborne operations

D-Day Airborne Operations: Death From Above

The following article on D-Day airborne operations is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’ D-Day Encyclopedia. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.  In the fifteenth century Leonardo Da Vinci envisioned airborne soldiers, and in the...
churchill family tree

Churchill Family Tree: From Winston to the Duke of Marlborough

This article on the Churchill family tree is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Winston Churchill cared deeply about the Churchill Family Tree, because he believed that the past...
finest hour speech

The Finest Hour Speech

This article on the Finest Hour speech is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. For Churchill to maintain optimism of British victory in the darkest days of World War II required a...
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iron curtain speech

Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain Speech: Predicting the Cold War

This article on the Iron Curtain speech is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Churchill’s “Iron Curtain” speech at Fulton, Missouri, on March 5, 1946, ranks as one of the most...
agadir crisis

Agadir Crisis: Forerunner of World War One

This article on the Agadir Crisis is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Early in Winston Churchill’s political career he became known for his opposition, during peacetime,...
sarah churchill

Sarah Churchill: Daughter of the Statesman, Ersatz Advisor

This article on Sarah Churchill is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Sarah Millicent Hermione Touchet-Jesson, Baroness Audley was a British actress and dancer who lived from...
churchill wilderness years

The Churchill Wilderness Years

This article on the Churchill wilderness years is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. In the early 1930s, Churchill no longer had a government position. He seemed out of touch by...
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winston churchill childhood

Winston Churchill’s Childhood

This article on Winston Churchill’s childhood is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Many of Churchill’s views of politics, warfare, and even international affairs can...
winston churchill death

Winston Churchill’s Death: January 24, 1964

This article on Winston Churchill’s death is from James Humes’s book Churchill: The Prophetic Statesman. You can order this book from Amazon or Barnes & Noble. Although his political and scientific predictions can be attributed to his historical...
british ww2 aircraft

British WW2 Aircraft

The following article on British WW2 aircraft is an excerpt from Barrett Tillman’ D-Day Encyclopedia. It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble.  British WW2 Aircraft: Avro Lancaster The Lancaster evolved from the Avro firm’s ill-fated...
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