RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Wednesday, May 27
10 Worst Airplane Crashes in History - Patrick Smith, Salon
Horrifying End of America's Worst Plane Crash - Air Disaster
Firemen Recall a 'Sea of Death' - Madhu Krishnamurthy, Daily Herald
Lessons From China Airlines Jumbo Jet's Crash - FAA
The Meaning of Race to Moon, 50 Years Later - The Economist
Top 10 Discoveries of Apollo Missions - Air and Space
What Really Happened to Etan Patz? - Lisa Cohen, New York Magazine
How Patz Case Changed Parenting - Michael Wilson, New York Times
Coventry Sinks During 'Suicide Mission' - Leesa Rumley, BBC News
From Border Clash to Mason-Dixon Line - Morgan Robinson, Penn State
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Tuesday, May 26
Bismarck's Sinking of HMS Hood - Antonio Bonomi, HMS Hood Assn.
The Last Survivor of Ill-Fated HMS Hood - The Economist
The Man Who Let Mengele Get Away - Gerald Posner, The Daily Beast
John Brown Exacts Revenge for Sacking of Lawrence - PBS
Brooklyn Bridge: Creating Grandeur - CBS Forum
Urban Legend of 'Selling Brooklyn Bridge' - Gabriel Cohen, NY Times
Amy Johnson: Forgotten Top Female Aviator - Hull History Centre
All You Need to Know About Eurovision - George Webster, CNN
Samuel Morse's Reversal of Fortune - David McCullough, Smithsonian
Sacco and Vanzetti: Who's Truly Guilty? - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Saturday, May 23
The Final Days of Heinrich Himmler - Selkirk Panton, Daily Express
Churchill's Plot to Co-Opt Himmler - Jamie Doward, The Guardian
Heinrich Himmler: Architect of Nazi Terror - Holocaust Museum
How Ex-Nazis Helped Give Birth to West Germany - Der Spiegel
West Germany's Rise from Ruins of War - Greg Gethard, Investopedia
Life and Times of Capt. Kidd - Paul Hawkins, Captain Kidd Ultimate
A Brief History of Piracy - Krzysztof Wilczynski, Pirates Info
Top 10 Deadly Fires in Modern History - Bryan Johnson, The List Blog
A Couple's Spectacular Crime Spree and Manhunt - FBI
Grisly End of Bonnie and Clyde - John Neal Phillips, American History
Friday, May 22
Did Soviet Union Sink U.S. Sub Scorpion? - Ed Offley, MHQ
Myth and Reality of Grant at Vicksburg - Parker Hills, Civil War Trust
A Savage Beating in Halls of Congress - Pat Horan, Historiat
How Great Society Harmed America's Blacks - Mychal Massie, WND
LBJ: The Cruel Idealist - Benjamin Schwarz, The Atlantic
The Treason Trial of Aaron Burr - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Jealous Duce Was Green With Hitler-Envy - Jane Fryer, Daily Mail
Unholy Union of Germany, Italy - Chris Trueman, History Learning Site
The Story of Steamship - Maximilian Foster, The Future of Our Past
Mystery and Unraveling of Chandra Levy Case - Washington Post
Thursday, May 21
The Law That Lit Fuse for Civil War - Ross Drake, Smithsonian
Kansas Bleeds in Border War - Eyewitness to History
Missouri vs. Kansas: The Nasty Rivalry - Robert Mays, Grantland
The Myth of Twinkie Defense - Carol Pogash, San Francisco Chronicle
The Death Throes of Old San Francisco - Kevin Mullen, Found SF
Leopold and Loeb's Criminal Minds - Simon Baatz, Smithsonian
Falklands Nearly Sunk Iron Lady - Maurice Hayes, Irish Independent
How Falklands Survivors Made It Through - Terri Judd, Independent
Tamil Tigers Confess Gandhi Killing - S. Ramachandran, Asia Times
Don't Blame Islam for Suicide Bombing - Robert Pape, Foreign Policy
Wednesday, May 20
Germany's Audacious Airborne Conquest - Peter Antill, History of War
Behind the Legend of German Fallschirmjager - Lone Sentry
Paratroopers in Combat: Past and Present - John T. Reed
Union's Bloody Spotsylvania Miscue - Curtis Crockett, Civil War Trust
Ulysses Grant Was No Butcher - Elizabeth Pezzullo, Fredericksburg.com
Lindbergh's Historic Transatlantic Flight - Charles Lindbergh
Mystery Man of Spirit of St. Louis - Joseph Tekulsky, Aviation History
Vasco de Gama's Passage to India - Paul Halsall, Fordham University
Imperial Spain Ready to Teach English Lesson - Simon Adams, BBC
Connecting HIV to AIDS - Robert Gallo & Luc Montagnier, NEJM
Tuesday, May 19
Why France Lost Seven Years' War - Andrew Wright, Military History
European Powers Tussle Worldwide - John Rickard, History of War
Allies' Pyrrhic Victory at Monte Cassino - Richard Holmes, BBC News
Horrible Error Led to Abbey's Destruction - John Ezard, The Guardian
Islam's Brutal But Failed Malta Siege - James Jackson, Daily Mail
Eli Cohen: Israel's Master Spy in Syria - Maurice Cohen, Jewish Mag.
Plessy and Road to Jim Crow - C. Vann Woodward, American Heritage
The Rebirth of Mount St. Helens - McKenzie Funk, National Geographic
A Photographic Memory of Eruption - Feliks Banel, Seattle P-I
Tank on the Loose in San Diego - P. LaVelle & P. Dibsie, U-T San Diego
Monday, May 18
Did Brown v. Board Ever Really Matter? - Cass Sunstein, New Yorker
The Bitter Fruits of Forced Desegregation Busing - Hoover Institution
Segregation Strikes Out at Supreme Court - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Dambusters: RAF's Most Daring Raid - Sarah Rainey, The Telegraph
The Deadliest Day of 'The Troubles' - Justice for the Forgotten
The Short, Violent Times of SLA - Chris Suellentrop, Slate
Most Audacious Police Shootouts in History - Jamie Frater, Listverse
Troubles for Navy in Hormuz Strait - Jason Manning, The Eighties Club
St. Louis Engulfed by Burning Mississippi - Tim O'Neil, Post-Dispatch
Wall Street's Birth Under Buttonwood Tree - USA Today

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