Tag Archives: World War I

Dwight D. Eisenhower: From World War to the Cold War

We concluded our Presidents of the 20th Century series with a focus on Dwight D. Eisenhower. Eisenhower was a complicated man — a West Point graduate and general who warned about the military-industrial complex; a man who valued duty but … Continue reading

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Woodrow Wilson: The Rise of American Internationalism

Our resident historian Dr. John Foster continued his US Presidents of the 20th Century series last month with Woodrow Wilson. We’ve filmed and shared his talk for those who couldn’t join us that night. Nowadays, Wilson his best known for his failed … Continue reading

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MPL Talks: The Rise of National Socialism in Germany

We host a lot of programs at Mentor Public Library and it’s hard to catch them all. And sometimes you miss one you really wanted to see. That’s why we’ve started MPL Talks, where we post full programs online for you to … Continue reading

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