War! You know what it is good for? Stories of unfathomable badassery, that’s what. Over the years, we at Cracked have gathered a formidable collection of these stories, and we’ve put the very best of them here so that a whole new generation of readers can feel inadequate about their life choices
Russian Cavalry: Uniforms, Organization, Tactics. Russian cuirassiers, uhlans, dragoons, and hussars.
Until the beginning of the 19th century, Finland constituted the eastern part of the Kingdom of Sweden.In 1809, to protect its imperial capital, Saint Petersburg, the Russian Empire conquered Finland and converted it into an autonomous buffer state.
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1941. JUNE 1941. The invasion of Russia soon led to the introduction of the Russian or Arctic convoys with their dreadful conditions and after some months had elapsed, high losses in men and ships.
A hitman whose victims included bikers, Mafiosi and innocent bystanders, has pleaded guilty to 27 charges of first-degree murder. The case makes Gerald Gallant, a police informant who is already serving a life sentence for a 2001 slaying, one of Canada’s most prolific killers. He also pleaded
The Battle of Greece (also known as Operation Marita, German: Unternehmen Marita) is the common name for the invasion of Allied Greece by Fascist Italy and Nazi Germany in April 1941 during World War II.
RUSSO-TURKISH WARS John Henry Verrinder Crowe 11th edition Encyclopedia Britannica, vol 23, ppg 931-936 The encyclopedia entry does not have maps, so we have added the maps in Beskrovni’s Atlas of Russian Military history – map 1 – map 2 -map 3 – map 4 map 5a – map 5b – map 6 – map 7 and diagrams showing the organization of the Russian …
THOUGHT FOR THE WEEK Inspirational thoughts, motivational quotes, and wisdom from around the world A new thought each and every week. Underlying these thoughts are my personal values and my personal philosophy which encompass difference and diversity, fun and friendship, optimism and openness, trust, tolerance and teamwork, creativity, …