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Stanford in the war.

Stanford in the war.

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Published by The University in [Stanford, Calif.] .
Written in English

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  • Stanford University.

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    SeriesStanford University bulletin -- no. 80
    ContributionsStanford University.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22959266M

      But at Stanford, many say the impact is less visible. “It looks like the tragedy was tapered over but not remembered,” Schroeder said of the garden. That sentiment is echoed in Miller’s book. *Translation and Interpreting Studies (TIS) * Vol Issue 3 Special issue: Translation and the Cultural Cold War Guest Editors: Giles Scott-Smith (University of Leiden), Esmaeil Haddadian-Moghaddam (University of Leuven) Scholars of the Cultural Cold War continue to explore cultural production and reception, ranging from high culture to everyday experiences, exploring the.

    Victor Davis Hanson (born September 5, ) is an American classicist, military historian, columnist, and has been a commentator on modern and ancient warfare and contemporary politics for National Review, The Washington Times and other media outlets. He is a professor emeritus of Classics at California State University, Fresno, the Martin and Illie Anderson Senior Fellow in.   In his book “Stanford in Turmoil,” former provost and president Richard Lyman explained that some critics of the Vietnam War believed that “by cooperating with the government in preparing.

      He earned 26 combat medals, was a senior research fellow at Stanford for over 10 years, and wrote a book about his life that became a hit movie. .   “We had licked the Depression and won a just war, and the country was punch-drunk at VJ Day,” said David M. Kennedy, the prominent Stanford historian. “The .


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