Brotherhood of the Flying Coffin

Meet the gutsy aviators who drifted silently into battle.

Strong Passions: A Scandalous Divorce in Old New York

An excessively detailed, not-so-titillating tale of 19th-century Manhattan.

The Declassification Engine

By Matthew Connelly

The Declassification Engine

Must every government document be kept under lock and key?

The Bishop and the Butterfly: Murder, Politics, and the End of the Jazz Age

The tawdry case that helped FDR win the White House.

Triumph Regained

By Mark Moyar

Triumph Regained

A controversial conflict is recounted in precise detail.

American Imperialist: Cruelty and Consequence in the Scramble for Africa

King Leopold didn’t exploit the Congo all by himself.

War by Other Means

By Daniel Akst

War by Other Means

A look at the fighters who refused to take up arms.