Recent Submissions

  • Constantinople: the modernization of warfare in the 15th century 

    Contributor:Armstrong, David
    Date:2018
    This research focuses on the military aspect of the fall of Constantinople on May 29, 1453. The intention of this research is to highlight why the Ottomans were successful in the 53-day siege of Constantinople against the ...
  • American intervention in Laos: a conflict in the shadow of Vietnam 

    Contributor:Armstrong, David
    Date:2018
    This research focuses on American aid to the Royal Lao Government from 1955 to 1975. The intention of this research is to highlight the little, or unknown, endeavors of the American government during the Vietnam conflict ...
  • Ritual killing in ancient Rome: homicide and Roman superiority 

    Contributor:Carver, Dawn F.; Watson, Jasmine; Curtiss, Jason Jr.
    Date:2018
    The ancient Romans outlawed human sacrifice in 97 BCE after increasing discomfort with the practice, but ritual killing still occurred because it was justified in a way that preserved Roman superiority. The ancient Romans ...
  • "Into dust and obscurity" : Silas Deane the drafting of the 1778 Treaty of Alliance 

    Contributor:Rivera, Christopher Michael-Anthony
    Date Submitted:2015
    Silas Deane's role during the American Revolution has been examined by numerous academics, including George Clark, Jonathan Dull, Juliam Boyd, Richard Morris, David Jayne Hill, and Walter Isaacson. These scholars assert ...
  • Small steel in a big war 

    Contributor:Gates, Patrick Charles
    Date Submitted:2015
    "Small Steel in a Big War," was written to compare the Second World War experience of Pueblo and Colorado Fuel and Iron with that of the rest of the nation. The purpose in doing so was to find out what was unique about ...
  • Reclaiming Aztlan : Southern Colorado and Chicano activism of the 1970s 

    Contributor:Archuletta, Rick Christopher, Jr.
    Date Submitted:2012
    This thesis, Reclaiming Aztlan: Southern Colorado and Chicano Activism of the 1970s is an historical examination of events that occurred in Colorado during the Chicano Rights Movement when the local Mexican American ...