MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History takes you on an exciting journey to the world's greatest battles and campaigns over the last 5,000 years, from ancient warfare through modern battles. Written by distinguished authors and historians who bring the world of history alive, the magazine covers in vivid detail the soldiers, leaders, tactics, and weapons throughout military history, and delivers it in an exquisitely illustrated, premium quality edition.
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MHQ:The Quarterly Journal of Military History
AT THE FRONT
LAWS OF WAR REVOLT IN THE RANKS • In 1915 a group of disgruntled airmen in the U.S. Signal Corps declared war on their superiors. The consequences were far reaching.
EXPERIENCE NIGHTMARE ON THE WESTERN FRONT • In 1918 E. Allen Pastelnick recounted some of his most harrowing experiences in World War I in a letter to his former history professor.
WAR LIST SURPRISE! • These memorable instances of cunning and ingenuity demonstrate that, in warfare, there’s nothing like catching the enemy off guard.
BATTLE SCHEMES SCHELDT SHOW
WEAPONS CHECK EM-2 RIFLE
LETTER FROM MHQ THE CAN-DO COMMANDER
RACE TO THE RHINE • In World War II, the U.S. Army’s 79th Infantry Division—the famed “Fighting 79th”—slugged its way through one Nazi stronghold after another.
TEMPEST IN TEXAS • A few months after the United States entered World War I, another war broke out in Houston.
WAR IN THE SKY • For more than 100 years, artists have been inspired by aerial forms of fighting.
MAN VS. MOSQUITO • U.S. Army doctor Walter Reed helped the world conquer yellow fever—and earned an enduring place in history.
CULTURE OF WAR
CLASSIC DISPATCHES ‘OUR PRISONERS’
WAR STORIES A HEP CAT IN PATTON’S ARMY • Dave Brubeck’s career as a jazz icon was powerfully shaped by his experiences as a soldier-musician in World War II.
POETRY THE NIGHTINGALE’S LAMENT
ARTISTS RUGS OF WAR • Decades of armed conflict in Afghanistan have transformed the iconography of one of the country’s traditional art forms.
REVIEWS WARS, HOT AND COLD
DRAWN & QUARTERED der Fueher’s Face