Red Menace’s Reading Room: HMS Ulysses

One of the lesser known fronts of combat in World War Two is the Arctic convoy run from the UK to Russia. From 1941 through to almost the end of the war, Allied ships sailed some of the most inhospitable waters on the planet to keep the Soviets equipped with American made planes, tanks, trucks … Continue reading Red Menace’s Reading Room: HMS Ulysses

What We Hand Down to Our Children

Townsend & Sons is a great YouTube channel devoted to "living history", or historical actors re-enacting the everyday lives of our ancestors. Mr. Townsend focuses on American 18th century (ie the 1700s) life in the frontier. His channel used to be exclusively late-1700s-to-early-1800s food, but has recently branched out to many more facets of their … Continue reading What We Hand Down to Our Children