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The Red River War of 1874
My thesis is concerned with the Red River War of 1874. This campaign was the largest of the Indian Wars, but has been overlooked by many historians. The reasons for the war are found in the failure of the federal government ...
From the dark side of the moon: raiding by ground forces in the southwest Pacific during the second World War
A long and deep interest in the military history of the Second World War, especially the actions which liberated hundreds of prisoners of war and internees in the Philippines led me to the subject of. raiding in the Southwest ...
Houston, Texas, goes to war, 1861-1865
Confederate Houston offers a fascinating case study for students of Trans-Mississippi Texas. Despite its unique position as commercial center and military headquarters, the city shared many experiences with the rest of the ...
Problems involved in a strict interpretation of monotheism in Judaism through the early centuries of this era and in Jewish mysticism through Sabbatianism
The central tenet of contemporary Judaism is its monotheistic belief in one God, as exemplified in its central profession of faith, the Sh'ma. The status of the monotheistic concept as the sine qua non of Judaism is further ...