RealClearHistory Morning Edition

Thursday, September 29
Chamberlain Right to Make Deal With Hitler - Nick Baumann, Slate
Praise Chamberlain, Not Bury Him - David Dutton, The Telegraph
Was Chamberlain Really a Weak Leader? - BBC News Magazine
Appeasement Begets Hitler's Conquest - Philip Gavin, History Place
Hindenburg Line Dooms Germany - David Payne, Western Front Assn.
Was Pope John Paul I Murdered? - John Julius Norwich, Daily Mail
The Miseries of Arabs of Palestine - Martha Gellhorn, The Atlantic
Hoover and His Dam on Colorado River - Bureau of Reclamation
Roberto Clemente's 3,000th, and Final, Hit - Tyler Kepner, NY Times
James Dean Dies on California Highway - Frank Wilkins, Reel Reviews
Wednesday, September 28
Teddy Ballgame as a Marine Fighter Pilot - Ronald Brown, Leatherneck
Was Ted Williams the Greatest Ever? - Bob Ryan, Boston Globe
The English Soldier Who Spared Hitler - John Godl, First World War
The Scorched Earth of Ypres Salient - Joanna Legg, The Great War
A Shot Fired From Grassy Knoll? - George Lardner, Washington Post
Clearing the Smoke on 2nd Shooter - Jerry Organ, Marquette Univ.
Pompey the Great and Roman Republic - UNRV History
The Rise and Demise of Pan-Arabism -
Penicillin: The First Miracle Drug - Robert Fogel, Utah State University
Rudolf Diesel's Mysterious Death - Tatyana Gordeeva, German Culture
Tuesday, September 27
Blitzkrieg's Shocking Early Success - Stephen Hyslop, WWII Magazine
Roosevelt's Appeal to Hitler for Peace - American Presidency Project
Axis Powers: From Pact of Steel to Tripartite Pact - Global Security
How Normans Conquered England - Ben Johnson, Historic UK
The First Atlantic Crossing Disaster - Maritime Quest
Rachel Carson's Deadly Legacy - Henry Miller & Gregory Conko, Forbes
ISIS Is Just Modern-Day Taliban - Ahmed Rashid, NY Review of Books
Taliban's Bloody Conquest of Kabul - Terence White, BBC
The Hairstory Behind 'Hair' - James Rado, Hair the Musical
Unparalleled Bobby Jones a Quick Study - Larry Schwartz, ESPN
Monday, September 26
Media-Driven Myth of 1960 Debate - W.J. Campbell, Media Myth Alert
How Nixon-Kennedy Debate Changed World - Kayla Webley, Time
Nixon Doomed by Merciless TV Cameras - David Lagesse, US News
When Iron Lady 'Turned' on China - Didi Kirsten Tatlow, NY Times
Thatcher's Regrets Over Hong Kong - Miles Goslett, The Telegraph
Bernard Montgomery's Legacy - Peter Chen, World War II Database
Sir Francis Drake: The Greatest Elizabethan Explorer - Britannia
From Dutch Invasion to Glorious Revolution - Edward Vallance, BBC
How Concorde Came Into Being - Gordon Roxburgh, Concorde SST
'Machine Gun' Kelly vs. G-Men of FBI - Alcatraz History
Saturday, September 24
Why 'Market Garden' Was a Bridge Too Far - Mark Fielder, BBC
Montgomery's Audacious Overreach - Roel Kerkhoff, Remember Sept. 44
Dolittle: More Than Namesake Raid - N. Marshall & M. Denger, CCMH
English Beat Back Vikings at Stamford Bridge - Geoff Boxell, Tripod
Ethan Allen: Surrender and Captivity - Ennis Duling, Vermont History
Ike's Army Enforces Desegregation - Anthony Lewis, New York Times
A Fiery Tragedy in San Diego - Thomas Shess, San Diego Magazine
Did St. Fermin Really Run With Bulls? - Robert Duncan, Spero News
Balboa and Discovery of Pacific - Bruce Ruiz, Panama History
Top 10 Most Incredible Prison Escapes - Evan Andrews, TopTenz
Friday, September 23
George Washington's Secret Spy War - John A. Nagy, RealClearHistory
5 Myths About Revolutionary War - J. Wisniewski, Cracked
Aftermath of Arnold's Treason - Milton Lomask, American Heritage
John Jay: 1st Supreme Court Chief Justice - Columbia University
Eisenhower a Key Force for Civil Rights - Kasey Pipes, Politico
The Death of King Shaka Zulu - South African History Online
Dr. Seuss and His Rich Legacy - Dr. Seuss Art
Ben Johnson's Sprint from Gold to Dope - Simon Burnton, Guardian
Turning Out the Lights at Ebbets Field - Dave Anderson, NY Times
Top 10 Japanese Cars of All Time - Thomas Bey, Ask Men
Thursday, September 22
How 'Checkers' Saved the Day for Nixon - David Lagesse, U.S. News
Gay Ex-Marine Saves Ford From Bullet - Lynne Duke, Washington Post
Nathan Hale: An American Martyr and Hero - U.S. History
Triumph in English Waters - Scott Harmon, U.S. Naval Academy
Saddam's War With Iran and Its Consequences - Iran Chamber Society
Second Kashmir War Between India, Pakistan - Global Security
The Chicago Eight Conspiracy Trial - Douglas Linder, UMKC
Secrets of Neptune's Discovery - William Sheehan, Sky & Telescope
Was Dempsey Robbed by 'Long Count'? - Jack Steele, Sports Illustrated
Sadly, One Play Defined Life of 'Bonehead' - Ed Sherman, ESPN
Wednesday, September 21
Why Benedict Arnold Chose Treason - H.W. Elson, History of USA
Top 10 Traitors in American History - Listverse
B-29's Fire Raids on Japan - Chris Trueman, History Learning Site
Operation Moolah Steals a MiG - Herbert Friedman, Psywarrior
Tragic Tale of Super Bomber Valkyrie - Ed Grabianowski, Wired
Can Chinook Helos Fly for 100 Years? - Dave Majumdar, Flight Global
China's Humiliation in Second Opium War - Mount Holyoke College
The Life and Times of Juan and Eva Peron - Siracusa & Doherty, ADST
The Man Behind 'Is There a Santa Claus' - W.J. Campbell, Media Myth
Why I Love Mormonism - Simon Critchley, New York Times
Tuesday, September 20
Britain's Daring Raid in Norway - John Asmussen, Bismarck Class
Triumph Over the Tsar in Crimea - Peter Antill, History of War
Saladin's Siege of Jerusalem - James Brundage, Fordham University
Marriott Terror Challenges Pakistan - Omar Waraich, Time
World's 10 Largest Cruise Ships - 10 Awesome
Cannes Still Center of Film Festival Universe - Dennis Lim, NY Times
Mississippi and James Meredith Still Remember - CNN
Ole Miss' Ghosts: Football and Race - Wright Thompson, ESPN
History Lesson from NFL's 1982 Strike - Gene Wojciechowski, LA Times
Billie Jean's 'Battle of Sexes' Was a Hoax - John Koblin, Deadspin
Monday, September 19
America's Unnecessary Civil War - Doug Bandow, Forbes
River of Death at Chickamauga - David Powell, Hallowed Ground
How Medical Care Doomed Garfield - Amanda Schaffer, NY Times
Khrushchev Goes to Hollywood - Peter Carlson, Smithsonian
Siege of Paris in Franco-Prussian War - Roberto Naranjo, eHistory
Escaping Paris by Air Balloon - G. Tissandier, Memories of an Aeronaut
Getting Wrong Man in Anthrax Attacks - David Freed, The Atlantic
Why Publish Unabomber's Manifesto - Howard Kurtz, Washington Post
The Quake That Leveled Mexico City - Daniel Hernandez, LA Times
Can't You Take a Joke? :-) - Tony Long, Wired

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