World wars and conflicts have shaped the course of history as countries stuggle to maintain a balance of power. In this section topics such as the Korean War, Vietnam and both World Wars are explored.
  • World War I
  • World War II
  • Other Conflicts

Byrnes, James Francis (1879-1972), a United States public official. In a political career that spanned a half century, Byrnes held public office on the local and state levels and in all three branches of the federal government.

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