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Great Depression, 1929–1938: Lessons for the 1980s

via Hoover Institution Press
Friday, September 7, 1984

Economists as diverse in approach as Lord Keynes and Milton Friedman have analyzed the causes of the Great Depression, and their answers have ranged from underconsumption to failings in monetary policy. 

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The Essence of Hayek

via Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, August 1, 1984

The twenty-one essays in this book provide an overview of the contributions of Nobel laureate and Hoover Institution honorary fellow Friedrich A. von Hayek to the fields of economics, political theory, history, and philosophy.

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Berlin Alert: The Memoirs and Reports of Truman Smith

by Robert Hessenvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, March 6, 1984

In 1940, after the fall of France, Truman Smith and Charles Lindbergh were denounced as Nazi sympathizers and charged with deliberately exaggerating the strength of the Luftwaffe to discourage America from resisting Hitler's demands. 

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Guide to the Hoover Institution Archives

by Charles G. Palm, Dale Reedvia Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, April 1, 1980

First edition. Lists 3,569 items arranged in alphabetical order by author/title under the headings of Original Materials and Microfilms. Includes an appendix of Bibliographic Works Based on Hoover Collections. 

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The Crimean Tatars

by Alan W. Fishervia Hoover Institution Press
Wednesday, March 1, 1978

The first in a series of volumes to discuss the history and development of the non-Russian nationalities in the Soviet Union. --"Professor Fisher's excellent book is brief but clear and succinct. It should be required reading for all students of Russian and European History."--Slavic Review

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From Protest to Challenge: A Documentary History of African Politics in South Africa, 1882–1964: Vol. 2: Hope and Challenge, 1935–1952 ;1964

via Hoover Institution Press
Friday, June 1, 1973

This remarkable collection of material is as relevant today as when it was first published; graphically demonstrating the native African's struggle for peace, freedom, and equality in his native land during the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Catalog of Files and Microfilm of the German Foreign Ministry Archives, 1920–1945, Vol. 4

via Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, January 1, 1972

"The Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace takes pride in publishing the fourth and final volume of A Catalog of Files and Microfilms of the German Foreign Ministry Archives, 1920-1945 and thus completing a cooperative publication venture with the U.S. Department of State.

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From Protest to Challenge: A Documentary History of African Politics in South Africa, 1882–-1964: Vol. 1: Protest and Hope, 1882–1934

via Hoover Institution Press
Saturday, January 1, 1972

This remarkable collection of material is as relevant today as when it was first published; graphically demonstrating the native African's struggle for peace, freedom, and equality in his native land during the 19th and 20th centuries.

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Burden of Empire

by Peter J. Duignan, Lewis H. Gannvia Hoover Institution Press
Sunday, January 1, 1967

Since its publication in 1967, Burden of Empire has been widely praised and criticized for its controversial approach to the problem of colonialism in Africa. The authors have challenged the new "orthodoxy" about Africa—the belief that little but evil and exploitation has resulted from the era of European colonialism.

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Janusz Krupski, Polish minister from the Office for War Veterans and Victims of Oppression, visits Hoover

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Janusz Krupski, minister from the Office for War Veterans and Victims of Oppression in Poland, visited the Hoover Institution on August 27, 2007.

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Military History Working Group


The Working Group on the Role of Military History in Contemporary Conflict examines how knowledge of past military operations can influence contemporary public policy decisions concerning current conflicts.