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Berlin Airlift: The Cold War Begins – Extra History

Berlin Airlift: The Cold War Begins – Extra History

June 1948.The Oval Office. The cabinet gathers for a conference with President Truman. Four days prior, the Soviet Union blockaded the American, British, and French occupied sectors of Berlin. With the divided city located a hundred miles inside the Soviet controlled zone of East Germany, there’s no way for American food and fuel the lifeline …

The Empire of Mali – Mansa Musa – Extra History – #3

It’s 1312. As Abubakari II’s great fleet sails west into the Atlantic, one man watches them Disappear into the sunset. This vizier will serve as regent for the great explorer king managing the state while his master sails the ocean that encircles the earth and when the great king fails to return, this regent will …

Cheng I Sao – Pirate Queen – Extra History

1809. Imperial forces have trapped China’s largest pirate fleet in a bay. The government has 95 ships, 1200 cannons, 18,000 men and 4 Western vessels. But the Pirates have something no number of ships will overcome. Cheng I Sao. Leader of the Pirate Confederation. By the time this is over, she will dictate terms to …