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  • Imprisoned for helping the Jews and aiding the resistance in Nazi-occupied Holland, Cornelia "Corrie" ten Boom survived the Holocaust to found a worldwide ministry based on love and forgiveness.

    The Incredible Life of Corrie ten Boom

    The Incredible Life of Corrie ten Boom

    by Stephen Barnes7

  • This article provides an analysis of the Battle for Iwo Jima that occurred on 19 February 1945.

    The Battle of Iwo Jima

    The Battle of Iwo Jima

    by Larry Slawson7

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  • In October 1861, Colonel Jefferson Jones of Callaway County, Missouri, negotiated a compromise to avoid invasion by Union troops. Jones declared the county independent of external government control, and it subsequently became known as the Kingdom of Callaway.

    The Legend of the Kingdom of Callaway

    The Legend of the Kingdom of Callaway

    by KT Dunn3

  • The Effingham hospital fire on the night of April 4, 1949, was the second largest in United States history, with a total of 77 fatalities. The tragedy resulted in a nationwide overhaul of hospital fire safety regulations thereafter.

    The 1949 St. Anthony Hospital Fire in Effingham, Illinois

    The 1949 St. Anthony Hospital Fire in Effingham, Illinois

    by KT Dunn6

  • This article explores the impact and legacy of the Boxer Rebellion that occurred in Northern China between 1899-1901.

    The Boxer Rebellion of 1899

    The Boxer Rebellion of 1899

    by Larry Slawson5

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  • In 1903, Benjamin and Mary Purnell founded a weird religious sect and set up shop near Benton Harbour, Michigan; one of its distinguishing features was its baseball team.

    The House of David Baseball Team

    The House of David Baseball Team

    by Rupert Taylor5

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  • Participation of the Royal Navy in the Boer War is not well known. Even less well known is the participation of the Royal Marines in this war. This article briefly examines the Royal Navy and Royal Marines experienced the war and how its legacy was interpreted.

    The Battle of Graspan and the Royal Marines

    The Battle of Graspan and the Royal Marines

    by John Bolt0

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