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Historian Kevin Hymel’s “Patton’s War, Volume 2” Has Been Released!

Patton's War Volume 2

Volume 2 of historian Kevin Hymel's "Patton's War" trilogy is coming out in May! The book follows Patton’s contributions to both the Normandy and Brittany campaigns—the closing of the Falaise Pocket in Normandy, and racing to the port cities in Brittany. It ends with Patton and his corps rescuing the besieged town of Bastogne in the Battle of the Bulge. Read More


Few Spots Left on Summer Band of Brothers® Tours!

Band of Brothers

Our Band of Brothers® Tour has been incredibly popular this year, with history buffs and WWII enthusiasts eager to explore the battlefields and locations featured in our founder, Stephen Ambrose’s best-selling book "Band of Brothers" and the acclaimed HBO miniseries of the same name. Good news! We have had 2 seats open up on three of our summer tours. Read More


New Tour! Pearl Harbor 82nd Anniversary Tour

USS Arizona Memorial

We have added a Pearl Harbor 82nd Anniversary Tour for this year. In addition to attending the official commemorative ceremony on December 7, 2023, this WWII tour features several VIP excursions that visitors rarely have the opportunity to experience. Read More


Kevin Hymel to Appear on History’s Greatest Mysteries

Kevin Hymel on the History's Greatest Mystery set

WWII Historian Kevin Hymel will appear on the latest episode of History's Greatest Mysteries, a series hosted by actor Laurence Fishburne that appears on the History channel. "The Hunt for Stolen Nazi Treasure" will premier on Monday, April 24 at 9/8c. Read More


Rick Beyer Talks About the Ghost Army on KOLO 8 News

Rick Beyer interview KOLO 8 News

Historian Rick Beyer recently appeared on a segment on station KOLO 8 News, "A Talk with Ghost Army Author Rick Beyer." Rick was in town for a speaking event at the Nevada Museum of Art, which is currently featuring the exhibit, "Ghost Army: The Combat Con Artists of WWII." Read More

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