Greek Civil War (1946–1949)

The leadership of the National Army after the successful operations in Grammos sector (Operation Pyrsos/Torch). Organisation and military bases of the “Democratic Army”, as well as entry routes to Greece (legend in Greek). Conflict fought between the Greek Communist Party (KKE) and anticom- munist Greek nationalists. Greece’s civil war was rooted in age-old divisions within […]

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Korea: The Great Invasions, 1592–1636

The Japanese landing on Busan CHRONOLOGY 1590      Dispatch of Korean diplomatic mission to Japan to gage Japanese leader’s intentions 1592      Japanese invasion of Korea; Chinese entrance into the war in Korea’s defense 1597      Second Japanese invasion 1598      Retreat of the Japanese; end of the war 1601      Establishment of the Tokugawa Shogunate in Japan 1623      Overthrow […]

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