Robert H. Ferrell





Robert H. Ferrell


Born
in Cleveland, Ohio, The United States
May 08, 1921

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Influences


Robert Hugh Ferrell is an American historian and author of several books on Harry S. Truman and the diplomatic history of the United States. He served in the U.S. Army Air Forces during the Second World War and was an intelligence analyst in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He received a B.S. in Education from Bowling Green State University in 1946 and a PhD from Yale University in 1951, where he worked under the direction of Samuel Flagg Bemis and his dissertation won the John Addison Porter Prize.[1] He went on to win the 1952 Beer Prize for his first book, Peace In Their Time, a study of the making of the Kellogg-Briand Pact.

He taught for many years at Indiana University in Bloomington, starting as an Assistant Professor in 1953
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Harry S. Truman: A Life

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America's Deadliest Battle:...

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Harry S. Truman and the Mod...

2.93 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1983 — 4 editions
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The Strange Deaths of Presi...

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American Diplomacy: A History

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Truman, A Centenary Remembr...

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The Dying President: Frankl...

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Grace Coolidge: The People'...

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