The Coins of Claudius to Queen Boudica

A purely Celtic looking coin commemorates the revolt and a rejection of Roman Influence.

When Rome’s ties to Britain collapse, it is up to an unlikely Emperor to launch an invasion. One of history’s greatest women rises up against the empire.

Beach Jumpers: Actor Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. and the U.S. Navy’s Masters of Deception

Pictured here is the France Navy operation routes for Operation Dragoon. Image by the U.S. Army.

Before WWII, Hollywood actor Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. was famous for his big screen heroics; none of those could match his accomplishments as a WWII commando.