When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: Salem, 1692, Schiff focuses on an infamous and dark period of American history, especially as it relates to women: the Salem witch trials.
T-13 tank destroyer. Belgian armor was woefully insufficient in both quantity and quality when Germany invaded in 1940. It's value was further reduced by defensive doctrine that dispersed their armored forces in so called "penny packets." The T-13 was a Vickers-Carden-Lloyd tankette with a 47mm anti-tank gun mounted in a fully travers able turret. Although too few in number to be effective, they did mount a more powerful gun than the Panzer I and II.