Kenneth C. Davis is the bestselling author of Don’t Know Much About® History and other books in the Don’t Know Much About® series and the acclaimed In the Shadow of Liberty.
100 years ago, the world was living through twin catastrophes: the final months of the “Great War” and the most deadly global outbreak of disease since the Black Death. Read more here.Find Out More About MORE DEADLY THAN WAR
Memorial Day was born 150 years ago out of the ashes of the Civil War.
Memorial Day is the most solemn day on the American calendar. Some of its history and traditions are explained in this post.