Cuba and the United States: A Complicated History

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March 1, 2016
Colorado, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Diplomacy and International Relations, Latin American and Caribbean History / Studies, Military History, World History / Studies

The Rocky Mountain Military Affairs Society presents a free public lecture . . .  Cuba and the United States:  A Complicated History, Brian DeToy, Essential History Expeditions

Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Brian DeToy is the former Director of the Defense & Strategic Studies program at the United States Military Academy, West Point. He has also served as Chief of Research and Publications in the Combat Studies Institute at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, Professor of Military Science at the University of Kansas, and as  the Command Historian for the main warfighting headquarters in Iraq, Multi-National Corps – Iraq. In addition to a BA in History from the University of Notre Dame, he holds MA and PhD degrees in History from Florida State University. He is the author  of “Commanders-in-Chief:  Wellington and Berkeley, 1809-12” in the University of Southampton’s Wellington Studies II (1998), and is the  editor of  Turning Victory into Success:  Military Operations After the Campaign (2005). He and his wife, Sheryl, have built “Essential History Expeditions” and led numerous groups to visit battlefields and tour historic cities.

7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, 1 March 2016 ENT Conference Center Library 21C

1175 Chapel Hills Drive Colorado Springs, CO


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Dr Grant Weller

Department of History, US Air Force Academy


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