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12 March 1945

12 March 1945March 1945 >AprilWar at SeaGerman submarine U-260 scuttled off Ireland after hitting a mineEastern FrontSoviet troops capture Kustrin, on the OderHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 12 March 1945, http://www.
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Official Records of the Rebellion

BATTLE OF WILLIAMSBURG.On the 5th of May headquarters of the Army of the Potomac were still at Camp Winfield Scott. The last arrangements were making for the movement of General Franklin’s forces, which, sailing up the river and to land at West Point, would turn any position taken by the enemy lower down upon the Peninsula, and would also threaten the flank of their retreating columns.
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Sherman's March to the Sea

Map taken from Battles and Leaders of the Civil War: IV: The Way to Appomattox, p.670 Memoirs, William T. Sherman. One of the classic military auto-biographies, this is a very readable account of Sherman& 39;s involvement in the American Civil War, supported by a large number of documents. A valuable, generally impartial work that is of great value to anyone interested in Sherman& 39;s role in the war.
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Protective Tariffs

National governments have used tariffs for two purposes. Tariffs imposed for this purpose are known as protective tariffs, and have always divided opinion between consumers of imports, who have opposed them, and manufacturers, who have benefited from them.In the first session of Congress in 1789, James Madison was an acknowledged leader.
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