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Draper, Theodore 1912-2006

Overview
Works: 104 works in 576 publications in 7 languages and 16,950 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Other, Correspondent
Classifications: F1788, 972.91064
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A very thin line : the Iran-Contra affairs by Theodore Draper( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 1,794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reconstruction of the events of thte Iran-contra affairs
The roots of American communism by Theodore Draper( Book )

42 editions published between 1957 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This definitive history is the detailed and factual story of the Communist party in America, from its early background through its founding in 1919 to its emergence from the underground in the nineteen-twenties. In dealing with these significant formative years, the author discloses the pattern that has carried through to the present. He traces the native and foreign strains that went into the party; the people who actually made up its membership and leadership; its structure and operation; the shifting policies that guided it; the factional differences within it; its secret as well as its open activities. He makes unmistakably clear how the party in its infancy "was transformed from a new expression of American radicalism to the American appendage of a Russian revolutionary power." He has ferreted out a staggering array of facts and information that are available nowhere else. Skilled in journalism as well as in historical scholarship, Mr. Draper brings to life the individual leaders -- including among many others Foster, Browder, Fraina (Lewis Corey), and Reed. His stories of the underground days and of the spies and counterspies are thrillers of the first order. And in tracing the network of connections in Russia, the overwhelming impact of the Russian Revolution, and the step-by-step control exercised by the Comintern thereafter, he not only creates a dramatic narrative but helps us to understand what is happening to world communism today. His work is of unparalleled value to historians and students, as well as of lively interest to the general reader. A picture section of contemporaneous photographs and cartoons makes its own graphic contribution to the study. Mr. Draper had already been at work on this book for some time on a part-time basis when the Fund for the Republic announced in 1955 its large scale project for an over-all survey of the influence of communism in American life. Mr. Draper joined the project on a full-time basis, and his work has become the first and key volume in a series of independent books, under the general editorship of Clinton Rossiter, that will result from this survey. In a later volume, due in 1958, Mr. Draper himself will carry the subsequent history of the party up to 1945." -- Publisher's description
A struggle for power : the American revolution by Theodore Draper( Book )

27 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 1,658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Draper examines the process that led to the final break with England and the armed revolt in 1775, giving as much importance to the British as the American side of the struggle
Castro's revolution, myths and realities by Theodore Draper( Book )

72 editions published between 1962 and 1969 in 6 languages and held by 1,596 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of three essays originally published separately; the first critically considers the "books on Cuba under Castro that appeared toward the end of 1960;" the second analyzes "the ill-fated invasion of Cuba in April, 1961"; and the third focuses on Castro and communism. - cf. Foreword
Castroism, theory and practice by Theodore Draper( Book )

41 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in 4 languages and held by 1,408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abuse of power by Theodore Draper( Book )

48 editions published between 1966 and 1970 in 4 languages and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American communism and Soviet Russia, the formative period by Theodore Draper( Book )

38 editions published between 1960 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This companion volume to "The Roots of American Communism" brings to completion what the author describes as the essence of the relationship of American Communism to Soviet Russia in the first decade after the Bolsheviks seized power
The rediscovery of Black nationalism by Theodore Draper( Book )

38 editions published between 1969 and 1973 in English and Spanish and held by 1,187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For many citizens, black nationalist movements appear to be insurgent forces without precedent in American history. In this provocative analysis, Theodore Draper shows that, on the contrary, they have been with us since the founding of the republic. Mr. Draper traces the complicated and often tragic development of black nationalist themes from their realy beginnings to provide an authoritative and fair-minded account of America's most intransigent political problem"--Back cover
Israel and world politics; roots of the third Arab-Israeli war by Theodore Draper( Book )

18 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and held by 1,134 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Present history by Theodore Draper( Book )

19 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A present of things past : selected essays by Theodore Draper( Book )

13 editions published between 1990 and 2002 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The six weeks' war; France, May 10-June 25, 1940 by Theodore Draper( Book )

20 editions published between 1944 and 1946 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Søgeord: Somme; Tours; Bordeaux; Corap; 6-ugers-krigen; 5-dags-krigen; Laval, Pierre; Frankrigs Fald, 1940; Frankrigs Kapitulation, 1940; Fransk-Tyske Våbenstilstand, 1940
The Dominican revolt; a case study in American policy by Theodore Draper( Book )

7 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 491 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Atlantic Alliance and its critics( Book )

4 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

En række amerikanske og europæiske eksperters indlæg i debatten om NATOs politiske og økonomiske problemer. Alliancens fremtid og forholdet mellem USA og de europæiske medlemmer diskuteres
The 84th infantry division in the battle of Germany, November 1944-May 1945 by Theodore Draper( Book )

10 editions published between 1946 and 2000 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bogens forfatter beskriver den amerikanske 84th infanteri divisions kampe og historie under kampene om Siegfriedlinien nov. 1944 - maj 1945
Los origenes de la crisis dominicana by Theodore Draper( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in Spanish and English and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dieci giorni che sconvolsero il mondo by John Reed( Book )

3 editions published between 1971 and 1982 in Italian and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 84th Infantry Division in the battle of the Ardennes, December 1944-January 1945 by Theodore Draper( Book )

4 editions published between 1945 and 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Castro's communism by Theodore Draper( Book )

6 editions published between 1962 and 1963 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuba and United States policy by Theodore Draper( Book )

4 editions published in 1961 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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A struggle for power : the American revolution
Alternative Names

controlled identityRepard, Theodore

Draper, Theodore

Draper, Theodore 1912-

Draper, Theodore n. 1912

Dubinsky, Theodore.

Dubinsky, Theodore 1912-2006

Repard, Theodore.

Theodore Draper American historian

Theodore Draper Amerikaans historicus (1912-2006)

ثيودور درابر، 1912-2006

دريبر، تيودور، 1912-2006

レパルト, テオドル

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A struggle for power : the American revolutionAmerican communism and Soviet Russia, the formative periodA present of things past : selected essaysThe Atlantic Alliance and its critics