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The Making of a General :  William Tecumseh Sherman and the Art of War

The Making of a General : William Tecumseh Sherman and the Art of War

Date: January 1965
Creator: Vetter, Charles E.
Description: This thesis is an attempt to trace this evolution which led Sherman to be designated as the first modern general.
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The United States and the British Reciprocity System, 1815-1825

The United States and the British Reciprocity System, 1815-1825

Date: August 1964
Creator: Ellis, Robert Lee
Description: This thesis analyzes early Anglo-American commercial relations and reforms, post-war American maritime policy and its effect on Europe, including Britain, British domestic forces which promoted reform, the specific measures passed by Congress and Parliament, and finally, the Anglo-American colonial trade struggle, with emphasis upon the United States long quest to gain admission to the British West Indies.
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The Development of Literature as Social History in the South

The Development of Literature as Social History in the South

Date: June 1965
Creator: Bartley, Glenda Hebert
Description: Glasgow, Faulkner, Warren and Caldwell, while probing "the human heart in conflict with itself," portrayed the South in transition. Each of them made substantial contribution to a deeper understanding of the region, its people and problems, and their work was only a part of the vast literary heritage established by their generation.
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Silas Wright and the Anti-Rent War, 1844-1846

Silas Wright and the Anti-Rent War, 1844-1846

Date: January 1968
Creator: Pendleton, Eldridge H.
Description: This thesis describes the history surrounding Silas Wright and the anti-rent agitation in New York during the 1840's.
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War-Time Politics: the Presidential Election of 1864

War-Time Politics: the Presidential Election of 1864

Date: January 1968
Creator: Lindley, Melba S.
Description: This thesis describes the circumstances surrounding the presidential election of 1864, including the Civil war and the divided Republican party.
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Medicine in Tudor and Stuart England: a Study in Social History

Medicine in Tudor and Stuart England: a Study in Social History

Date: August 1954
Creator: Reinmiller, Elinor C.
Description: Prior to the sixteenth century very little progress had been made in the science of medicine since the Galenic age in Greece. The advent of the Renaissance with its revival of learning produced far-reaching changes in all branches of knowledge. In medicine and science the impact of the new forces was particularly significant. This thesis shows the development of medicine during this time period.
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Life in the Early Mining Camps of Colorado

Life in the Early Mining Camps of Colorado

Date: August 1954
Creator: Smith, Charles O.
Description: The story of the advancing American frontier has unending interest. Perhaps one of the most colorful and unusual frontier developments was that of the mining frontier in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado. During the years following the discovery of gold in 1858 and the early 1880's occurred an almost unprecedented evolution from a primitive pioneer society to complex industrial development.
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The Ford Motor Company's Resistance to the Labor Movement in Dallas, Texas

The Ford Motor Company's Resistance to the Labor Movement in Dallas, Texas

Date: August 1966
Creator: Polk, Travis R.
Description: This thesis is a study of the Ford Motor Company's resistance to the labor movement in Dallas, Texas.
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The British-Loyalist Strategy to Recover the Southern Provinces During the American Revolution

The British-Loyalist Strategy to Recover the Southern Provinces During the American Revolution

Date: August 1966
Creator: Griffin, Roger Allen
Description: This thesis examines the efforts of the British loyalists in Georgia and the Carolinas to assist the British army bring the southern provinces back under royal control. These efforts and a judgment of the reasonableness of the trust in the zeal and strength of the southern loyalists are the subjects of this study.
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John Adams' Mission to the Netherlands 1780-1782

John Adams' Mission to the Netherlands 1780-1782

Date: January 1967
Creator: Tibbitts, Bradford W.
Description: Although John Adams' achievement in later years tended to supersede his diplomatic service, the latter was of major importance in the history of the United States. This study will deal primarily with Adams' mission to the Netherlands, 1780-1782: its causes, objectives, and accomplishments with a treatment of the diplomatic background surrounding his efforts in the Dutch republic.
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