The April 1969 issue was typical of classic issues of American Heritage, with dramatic and substantive essays on George Washington, Ike and Patton, the Transcontinental Railroad, the "ship that wouldn't die," and many other fascinating subjects from our nation's past
The author, who once served under General Patton and whose father, Dwight D. Eisenhower, was Patton's commanding officer, shares his memories of "Ol' Blood and Guts"
More than a million children participated in the Salk poliomyelitis vaccine trials of 1954, the largest public health experiment in American History
A soldier who landed in the second wave on Omaha Beach assesses the broadest implications of what he and his comrades achieved there
The U-2, Cuba, and the CIA