Meredith Lair: What Was in the Other Three Bags?

The fourth bag, the one for which O’Hair had to pay, contained weapons, essential implements of warfare that speak to the harsh conditions one would expect to find in a war zone. Yet no one has ever asked what is, in my opinion, the most important question: What was in the other three bags? Continue Reading Meredith Lair: What Was in the Other Three Bags?

Meredith Lair: Life Needs Frosting, Even in a War Zone

Historian Meredith Lair explores the role of consumer goods in boosting troop morale in a war zone. Continue Reading Meredith Lair: Life Needs Frosting, Even in a War Zone