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    War

    Historian Margaret MacMillan looked at how military conflict has impacted our lives. This was a virtual event hosted by the New York Historical Society.

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    1919 Paris Peace Conference

    Historian Margaret MacMillan, author of Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World, examined the 1919 Paris Peace Conference, which sought to hammer out a peace treaty for World War I.…

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    Author Discussion on U.S. History

    Authors and historians Jon Meacham, Margaret MacMillan, and Douglas Brinkley discussed their favorite historical figures at the 2018 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival in California.

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    The War That Ended Peace

    Margaret MacMillan, international history professor at Oxford University, talked about her book, The War That Ended Peace: The Road to 1914, in which she examines the lead-up to World War…

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    Q&A with Margaret MacMillan

    Margaret MacMillan was interviewed about her book Nixon and Mao: The Week That Changed the World, published by Random House. She described then President Nixon’s 1972 trip to China, details…

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    Treaty of Versailles and Its Impact on World War II

    Did the conditions of World War I’s Treaty of Versailles lead to World War II? University of Toronto professor Margaret MacMillan explored the 1918 armistice, the treaty’s terms, and the…

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    Lasting Impressions of World War I

    The National World War I Museum and Memorial and the National Press Club co-hosted this press conference with three historians and a former Joint Chiefs of Staff chair to mark the final…

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    Woodrow Wilson's Second Term

    Professor Margaret MacMillan talked about President Woodrow Wilson’s second term from 1917 to 1921. Once the U.S. entered the first World War in 1917, the majority of President Wilson’s efforts focused on…

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    Q&A with Margaret MacMillan

    Margaret MacMillan talked about her historical narrative, The War that Ended Peace: The Road to 1914, in which she describes in detail the assassination in 1914 of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the…

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    Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World

    Margaret MacMillan talked about her book Paris 1919: Six Months That Changed the World, in which she chronicles the Paris Peace Conference following the end of World War I. Margaret…

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    In Depth with Margaret MacMillan

    Dr. MacMillan talked about her life and work. She responded to telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail from viewers. She was the Provost of the University of Trinity College, University…

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