Marcus Cunliffe

Marcus Cunliffe

Marcus Falkner Cunliffe was a British scholar who specialized in American Studies, especially military and cultural history. Cunliffe stressed the powerful influence of Americans' cultural beliefs about their own natural military capacity, reinforced by a latent dislike of military professionals, on the nature and performance of the militia/volunteers. Wikipedia*

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Marcus Cunliffe has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Interview.

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Professor, George Washington University c. January 1, 1980 - c. January 1, 1990 Videos: 0 Professor, American Studies Department, University of Sussex, England c. January 1, 1965 - c. January 1, 1980 Videos: 0

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  • George Washington

    George Washington

    Professor Marcus Cunliffe talked about his research on George Washington.

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