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    • Anglo-American Far Eastern Policy in a Time of Decision, October-December, 1938 

      Swerczek, Ronald E. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1964)
      The most spectacular diplomatic event of 1938 came when Adolph Hitler demanded, and got, the Sudetenland at the Munich Conference on September 29th of that year. At the same time, however, events were occurring on the other ...
    • British Foreign Policy from the Munich Conference to the Polish Guarantee: A Study in Imponderables 

      Himmelberg, Robert F. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1958)
      Before the year succeeding the First World War, and reaching back to the time of Pitt, the great classic enunciator of British foreign policy, historians had enjoyed the phenomenon of a mighty power whose continental foreign ...
    • Cordell Hull and the Moscow Conference of 1943: A Study in Anglo-American-Soviet Relations 

      Hyde, Ann M. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      From August 23, 1939 to June 22, 1941 the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics remained aloof from the conflict which had engulfed most of Europe. During the spring of 1939, the Soviet Union maintained simultaneous negotiations ...
    • Creighton University Window Fall 1991 

      Reilly, Robert T.; Reynolds, Cynthia Furlong; Schlesinger, Allen B.; Vaughn, Pamela A. (Creighton University. Omaha, NE, 1991)
      THE WAR THAT CHANGED CREIGHTON: "WE WILL NEVER BE HAPPY LIKE THIS AGAIN" / REMEMBERING THE 'BIG WAR' 50 YEARS LATER; WWII CHANGED CREIGHTON FOREVER | Author Robert Reilly, long a denizen of the Creighton campus, recalls ...
    • Creighton University Window Spring 1993 

      Kenny, Mary; Vaughn, Pamela A.; Guthrie, Robert U.; Donahue, Louise (Creighton University. Omaha, NE, 1993)
      THE PEPTIDE MESSENGERS: CHEMICAL THAT GIVE YOU ENERGY, LOVE... MORE / PEPTIDES: THE CHEMICALS OF YOUR LIFE AND FEELINGS | Mary Kenny tells you about the chemicals in your body that send messages to guide your emotions as ...
    • The Destroyer Deal 

      Nugent, Donald G. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1959)
      These words, a recasting of the memorable expression of George Canning--nineteenth century British Foreign Secretary—were employed by Winston Churchill on June 4, 1940, speaking to the British Parliament. The occasion was ...
    • France— Military Causes of Collapse in The West, 1940 

      Shea, John James (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      "Modern history records few events as stupefying as the defeat and collapse of the French Republic in June 1940. Never has a great military power been smashed as quickly and as inexorably since the lightning war of Napoleon ...
    • Harry S. Truman and the Potsdam Conference 

      Ruddy, T. Michael (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      In writing this thesis on the Potsdam Conference, I have attempted to explain the significance and events of the conference from the point of view of the United States delegation. In particular, I have tried to show Harry ...
    • The Ostministerium of Alfred Rosenberg: A Study of German Occupation Policy in the East 

      Mason, Anthony (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      A fundamental problem in writing about Germans or Germany during the period 1933-45 is chronological. We are close to the period concerned; many of the actors, at least the secondary ones, are still living and part of the ...
    • Pearl Harbor Investigating Committees and the East Wind Rain Message 

      Simmons, Helen Holm (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1955)
      In considering the problem of the East Wind Rain Message the historian is confronted with the task of reconstructing from a mass of raveled evidence and conflicting testimony data which will aid him in determining whether ...
    • The Roosevelt-Churchill Partnership 

      Burrowes, Arthur Victor Jr (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1956)
      The division of history into definite eras, ages, or periods is always arbitrary. So involved is the sequence of human events, so continuous the drama of man's existence upon this planet, that it is impossible to determine ...
    • The Significance of Color in Six War Poems of Edith Sitwell 

      Russell, Steven G. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      Edith Sitwell uses color symbolism throughout her entire canon of work, both in her poetry and in her prose. Her color imagery can range from the traditional red rose, which appears as a powerful symbol of life in her war ...
    • Spanish Neutrality in World War II 

      Kramar, Zoltan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1957)
      The Second World War, although rather recently concluded, has nevertheless accumulated a tremendous historiography. |The past twelve years saw a truly thoroughgoing dissection of this, the most catastrophic international ...