Harold Lee Wise is an adjunct history professor in North Carolina. He won the Ben H. Powell writing award at Sam Houston State University and is a frequent contributor to military history encyclopedias.

Articles by Harold Wise

U.S. Navy (Ken Robinson)

One Day of War

By Harold Lee Wise
March 2013
In 1988’s Operation Praying Mantis, the U.S. Navy met a tense situation with decisive action in a global hot spot: the Persian Gulf.