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John V. Denson

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John V. Denson is Distinguished Scholar in History and Law at the Mises Institute. He is a practicing attorney in Alabama and the editor of two books, The Costs of War and Reassessing the Presidency, and the author of A Century of War: Lincoln, Wilson and Roosevelt.

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War: Revisionism, Fascism, and the CIA

Big GovernmentWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

The Terence Murphree Lecture, presented at the 2012 Mises Institute Supporters Summit. Recorded at Callaway Gardens, Georgia, on 26 October 2012.
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The Christmas Truce of World War I

Free MarketsWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

12/25/2012Mises Daily Articles
Never forget the Christmas Truce of World War I, when troops refused to be pawns of empire for one blessed day.
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The Costs of War: America's Pyrrhic Victories

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

This book is one of the most significant ever written by Denson. It contains essays that have been turned into major movies and documentaries, and influenced politics in ways no one could have expected.
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Lincoln and Roosevelt: American Caesars

BiographiesU.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy

10/26/2011Mises Daily Articles
Americans will never reclaim the dream if presidents like Lincoln and Roosevelt are held up as examples of "great" presidents.
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The Birth of the Mises Institute

History of the Austrian School of Economics

Presented in Vienna, Austria, on 20 September 2011. Includes an introduction by Douglas E. French.
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