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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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Why the Mises Institute Is in Auburn

BiographiesHistory of the Austrian School of Economics

10/05/2018Audio/Video
Presented at the Mises Institute's 2018 Supporters Summit in Auburn, Alabama.
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The Christmas Truce and the Future of War

War and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

Blog12/23/2016

If we are to fight the scourge of war, we need to think about war and the state differently, much like the soldiers of WWI's Christmas Truce.

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The Founding of the Mises Institute

BiographiesStrategy

07/27/2016Audio/Video
John Denson shares memories of his role in the founding of the Mises Institute.
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A Will To Peace

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyPolitical Theory

12/25/2015Mises Wire
In December 1914, is an event the official histories of the “Great War” ignore, British and German Soldiers came out of their trenches and celebrated Christmas together. One soldier later observed, "Never ... was I so keenly aware of the insanity of war.”
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John V. Denson: The Christmas Truce

U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign PolicyWorld History

12/23/2015Audio/Video
Jeff Deist and John Denson discuss the infamous World War I truce that took place between British and German soldiers in December 1914.
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