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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 162–163.
Published: 01 January 1949
...Merle M. Bevington A Guide to Trollope . By Gerould Winifred Gregory Gerould James Thayer . Drawings by Florence W. Ewing. Princeton : Princeton University Press , 1948 . Pp. xxv , 256 . $5.00 . Copyright © 1949 by Duke University Press 1949 162 The South Atlantic...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2023) 122 (4): 849–854.
Published: 01 October 2023
...Willy Thayer In posthumous speculation, the 2019 Chilean revolt, rather than suggesting a limit to the neoliberal trace, seems to constitute a reset that is conducive to its deployment. This article develops a “second degree” reading in which it is no longer a matter of the antagonism between...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1952) 51 (3): 347–355.
Published: 01 July 1952
...Kathleen Thayer Copyright © 1952 by Duke University Press 1952 T5he SOUTH ATLANTIC SOCIALISM IS IRRELEVANT Kathleen Thayer WHEN I WAS very young I was greatly irritated by a quota­ tion which went something like this: If a man isn t a socialist at twenty, there s something wrong with his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1957) 56 (4): 417–427.
Published: 01 October 1957
...Kathleen Thayer Copyright © 1957 by Duke University Press 1957 SOUTH ATLANTIC MODERN MAN AND HYBRID VIGOR Kathleen Thayer WILL HISTORIES generations hence record that in the latter half of the twentieth century Superman himself strode out upon the scene to master and change that scene...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1966) 65 (2): 171–177.
Published: 01 April 1966
... was to revile Walsh. At the time, Hemingway begins, The Dial, an American literary magazine edited by Scofield Thayer, gave an annual award of, I believe, a thousand dollars for excellence in the prac­ tice of letters by a contributor. This was a huge sum in those days. And, he continues without shift...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1920) 19 (1): 81–96.
Published: 01 January 1920
... Copyright © 1920 by Duke University Press 1920 BOOK REVIEWS Theodore Roosevelt. By William Roscoe Thayer. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin Company, 1919 xiii, 4S4 pp. No doubt it is much too early yet to hope for a complete biography of Theodore Roosevelt, complete in the sense...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (2): 189–198.
Published: 01 April 1916
... Copyright © 1916 by Duke University Press 1916 BOOK REVIEWS The Life and Letters of John Hay. By William Roscoe Thayer. Two volumes. Illustrated. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1915, xiv, 456 pp. and 448 pp. $5.00 net. Notes of a Busy Life. By Joseph Benson Foraker. Two...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1980) 79 (2): 189–203.
Published: 01 April 1980
... systems and to collect treatises on European military science for the li­ brary at West Point. These officers spent most of their time in France, and most of the books sent back home were by French authors. One of these military sojourners, Sylvanus Thayer, returned home to take command of West Point...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1919) 18 (1): 92–94.
Published: 01 January 1919
... will doubtless meet the requirements of many college teachers for the use of classes in Credit and Banking. $1.50 net. The Collapse of Superman is a small book made out of an essay originally written for the Saturday Evening Post by William Roscoe Thayer, the historian. Mr. Thayer de­ scribes the growth among...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (1): 98–100.
Published: 01 January 1916
... an extended discussion of the Attitude of the Church towards War/ Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, Mass., $1.50 net. The Houghton Mifflin Company has recently published The Life and Letters of John Hay, in two volumes, by William Roscoe Thayer. The frontispiece is a photogravure of Lincoln and his...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1916) 15 (3): 282–293.
Published: 01 July 1916
.... Book Reviews 287 Germany vs. Civilization. By William Roscoe Thayer. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1916, 238 pp. $1.00 net. The Ruling Caste and Frenzied Trade in Germany. By Maurice Millioud. With Introduction by Sir Frederick Pollock. Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (3): 497.
Published: 01 July 1949
... works on the war, such as Henry Adams, Theodore Roosevelt, and Alfred Thayer Mahan. Since the author s summaries and organ­ ization seem, on the whole, to be fundamentally sound, it is too bad that he did not try to bring it up to date by using at least a few of the more recent periodical articles...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1959) 58 (3): 484–485.
Published: 01 July 1959
... to maintain the peace and the orderly processes of progress. Professor Williams of the University of Wisconsin does not argue that this self-image is all wrong; he holds that it is so far from the truth as to handicap the United States in coping with the problems of today. Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan began...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (1): 161–162.
Published: 01 January 1949
... Gregory Gerould and James Thayer Gerould. Drawings by Florence W. Ewing. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1948. Pp. xxv, 256. $5.00. This handsome book identifies in a simple alphabetical arrangement the characters and places in all of Anthony Trollope s novels and stories. For each of the novels...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 January 1951
...Richard L. Watson, Jr. The Eagle in the Egg . By Farge Oliver La . Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company , 1949 . Pp. xiii , 319 . $3.50 . Copyright © 1951 by Duke University Press 1951 132 The South Atlantic Quarterly of the early superintendents, Sylvanus Thayer (1817-1833...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1951) 50 (1): 131–132.
Published: 01 January 1951
.... The school was patterned on the technical and engineering schools set up in France at the end of the eighteenth century; the most influential 132 The South Atlantic Quarterly of the early superintendents, Sylvanus Thayer (1817-1833), personally brought most of the texts and much of the library from Europe...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1950) 49 (3): 406–407.
Published: 01 July 1950
..., and the East Indies; its story has been told many times before by such masters of the historical craft as Julian Corbett, Alfred Thayer Mahan, Herbert Richmond, and Richard Waddington. The entire story of this great war has so far been too much for one man to tell, and this, like all of the other multi-volume...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1959) 58 (3): 483–484.
Published: 01 July 1959
... States in coping with the problems of today. Admiral Alfred Thayer Mahan began just before his death a history of the United States in which expansion and the drive for empire was to be the main theme. This is the point of view of the Williams volume, and it is supported by an analysis of the dynamics...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1949) 48 (3): 496–497.
Published: 01 July 1949
... works on the war, such as Henry Adams, Theodore Roosevelt, and Alfred Thayer Mahan. Since the author s summaries and organ­ ization seem, on the whole, to be fundamentally sound, it is too bad that he did not try to bring it up to date by using at least a few of the more recent periodical articles...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1958) 57 (3): 395–396.
Published: 01 July 1958
... tainment industry. Every publisher will soon have his entry in the 1961 Civil War gold rush. But naval officers might remember that i960 will be the one hundred twentieth anniversary of the birth of Alfred Thayer Mahan and the seventieth anniversary of the publication of The Influence of Sea Power wpon...