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Texas Ranger

by Tom Clavin

Below is an excerpt from my new book, Follow Me to Hell. It is…

by Tom Clavin

This year is the bicentennial of the Texas Rangers, who played a significant…

by Joe Pappalardo

On July 26, 1887, Sgt. James Brooks listens to the jury foreman declare…
by John Boessenecker Extremely modest and humble, Frank Hamer left behind but scant correspondence and no…

Texas Ranger

The Centennial Fire


by Chris Wimmer

dd The first World’s Fair on American soil ran from May 10 to…

War and Reconciliation


by Tom Clavin

dd Douglas “Pete” Peterson was born in Omaha and raised in Nebraska and…

The Rise of the Weimar Republic


by Susan Ronald

dd In the following excerpt from Hitler's Aristocrats, author Susan Ronald discusses the…

Crary of the North…and South


by Tom Clavin

dd  It was on May 3, 1952, that a plane landed on the…

Meet the White House Plumbers


by Egil "Bud" Krogh and Matthew Krogh

dd by Laura Dail and Matthew Krogh HBO's new miniseries White House Plumbers imagines the story…

A Long Journey Home


by Tom Clavin

dd During my recent book tour promoting the release of Follow Me to…

The Windsors at War


by Alexander Larman

dd When I finished writing The Crown in Crisis, the book that has…

Old Houses of the West


by Sandra Dallas

Novelist Sandra Dallas joins us to discuss the inspiration behind her latest book,…

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