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N. H. Gibbs

Norman Henry Gibbs (17 April 1910, in London – 20 April 1990, in Whitney, Oxfordshire) was Chichele Professor of the History of War at Oxford University for 24 years from 1953 to 1977, the longest tenure of all who have held the chair since its establishment in 1909. [1]

45 relations: Admiralty, All Souls College, Oxford, Andrew Goodpaster, Arthur Berriedale Keith, Cabinet Office, Center of International Studies, Charles Townshend (historian), Chichele Professor of the History of War, Colin S. Gray, Demyship, Department of the Army Outstanding Civilian Service Award, Egypt, Erwin Rommel, G. C. Peden, International Institute for Strategic Studies, Jehuda L. Wallach, John Hattendorf, K. B. McFarlane, Keith Hancock, London, Magdalen College, Oxford, Max Beloff, Baron Beloff, Merton College, Oxford, Military history, National University of Singapore, NATO, Naval history, Nicholas Rodger, Oxfordshire, Piers Mackesy, Princeton University, Robert J. O'Neill, Royal Air Force, Royal United Services Institute, St John's College, Oxford, Strategic studies, Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe, The Times, United States Military Academy, University College London, University of New Brunswick, University of Oxford, War cabinet, Witney, 1st King's Dragoon Guards.

Admiralty

The Admiralty was the organization responsible for the command of the Royal Navy in the Kingdom of England, and later in Great Britain, and until 1964 in the United Kingdom.

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All Souls College, Oxford

All Souls College, Oxford (official name: The Warden and the College of the Souls of All Faithful People Deceased in the University of Oxford) is a constituent college of the University of Oxford in England.

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Andrew Goodpaster

Andrew Jackson Goodpaster (February 12, 1915 – May 16, 2005) was an American Army General.

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Arthur Berriedale Keith

Arthur Berriedale Keith (5 April 1879, Aberdeen – 6 October 1944) was a Scottish constitutional lawyer, scholar of Sanskrit and Indologist.

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Cabinet Office

The Cabinet Office is a department of the Government of the United Kingdom responsible for supporting the Prime Minister and Cabinet of the United Kingdom.

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Center of International Studies

The Center of International Studies (CIS) was a research center that was part of Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs in Princeton, New Jersey.

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Charles Townshend (historian)

Charles Townshend FBA (born 1945) is a British historian with particular expertise on the historic role of British imperialism in Ireland and Palestine.

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Chichele Professor of the History of War

One of the statutory Chichele Professorships established at All Souls College, Oxford, this chair was originally established in 1909 as the Chichele Professorship of Military History.

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Colin S. Gray

Colin S. Gray (born 1943) is a British-American strategic thinker and professor of International Relations and Strategic Studies at the University of Reading, where he is the director of the Centre for Strategic Studies.

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Demyship

A demyship is a form of scholarship at Magdalen College, Oxford.

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Department of the Army Outstanding Civilian Service Award

The Outstanding Civilian Service Award is the third highest honor within the Department of the Army Civilian Awards scheme, that the United States Department of the Army can bestow upon a private citizen.

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Egypt

Egypt (مِصر, مَصر), officially the Arab Republic of Egypt, is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

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Erwin Rommel

Erwin Johannes Eugen Rommel (15 November 1891 – 14 October 1944), popularly known as the Desert Fox (Wüstenfuchs), was a German field marshal of World War II.

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G. C. Peden

George C. Peden is an emeritus professor of history at Stirling University, Scotland.

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International Institute for Strategic Studies

The International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) is a British research institute (or think tank) in the area of international affairs.

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Jehuda L. Wallach

Jehuda Lothar Wallach (21 May 1921 in Haigerloch, Germany – 1 August 2008 in Tel-Aviv, Israel) was an Israeli military officer and military historian.

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John Hattendorf

John Brewster Hattendorf (born December 22, 1941) is an American naval historian.

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K. B. McFarlane

Kenneth Bruce McFarlane (18 October 1903 – 16 July 1966) was one of the 20th century's most influential historians of late medieval England.

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Keith Hancock

Sir (William) Keith Hancock KBE (26 June 189813 August 1988) was Australia's "most distinguished historian".

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Magdalen College, Oxford

Magdalen College is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.

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Max Beloff, Baron Beloff

Max Beloff, Baron Beloff, FBA, FRHistS, FRSA (2 July 1913 – 22 March 1999) was a British historian and Conservative peer.

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Merton College, Oxford

Merton College (in full: The House or College of Scholars of Merton in the University of Oxford) is one of the constituent colleges of the University of Oxford in England.

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Military history

Military history is a humanities discipline within the scope of general historical recording of armed conflict in the history of humanity, and its impact on the societies, their cultures, economies and changing intra and international relationships.

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National University of Singapore

The National University of Singapore (Abbreviation: NUS) is one of the two largest public and autonomous universities in Singapore.

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NATO

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO; Organisation du traité de l'Atlantique Nord; OTAN), also called the North Atlantic Alliance, is an intergovernmental military alliance based on the North Atlantic Treaty which was signed on 4 April 1949.

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Naval history

Naval history is the area of military history concerning war at sea and the subject is also a sub-discipline of the broad field of maritime history.

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Nicholas Rodger

Nicholas Andrew Martin Rodger FBA (born 12 November 1949) is a historian of the British navy and Senior Research Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford.

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Oxfordshire

Oxfordshire (or; abbreviated Oxon) is a county in South East England bordering on Warwickshire (to the north/north-west), Northamptonshire (to the north/north-east), Buckinghamshire (to the east), Berkshire (to the south), Wiltshire (to the south-west) and Gloucestershire (to the west).

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Piers Mackesy

Piers Gerald Mackesy FBA (15 September 1924—30 June 2014) was a British military historian who taught at the University of Oxford.

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Princeton University

Princeton University is a private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.

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Robert J. O'Neill

Robert John O'Neill (born 5 November 1936) is Chair of the International Academic Advisory Committee at the United States Studies Centre at the University of Sydney, was director of the International Institute for Strategic Studies, based in London, 1982–1987, and Chichele Professor of the History of War at the University of Oxford from 1987 to 2000.

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Royal Air Force

The Royal Air Force (RAF) is the United Kingdom's aerial warfare force.

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Royal United Services Institute

The Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies (RUSI), officially still known by its old name, the Royal United Services Institution, is a British defence and security think tank.

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St John's College, Oxford

St John's College is a constituent college of the University of Oxford.

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Strategic studies

Strategic studies is an interdisciplinary academic field centered on the study of conflict and peace strategies, often devoting special attention to the relationship between international politics, geostrategy, international diplomacy, international economics, and military power.

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Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe

Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) is the headquarters of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation's Allied Command Operations.

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The Times

The Times is a British daily national newspaper based in London.

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United States Military Academy

The United States Military Academy at West Point (USMA), also known as West Point, Army, The Academy or simply The Point, is a four-year coeducational federal service academy located in West Point, New York.

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University College London

University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, England and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

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University of New Brunswick

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) is a public university with campuses located in Fredericton and Saint John, New Brunswick.

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University of Oxford

The University of Oxford (informally Oxford University or simply Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.

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War cabinet

A war cabinet is a committee formed by a government in a time of war.

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Witney

Witney is a town on the River Windrush, west of Oxford in Oxfordshire, England.

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1st King's Dragoon Guards

The 1st King's Dragoon Guards was a cavalry regiment in the British Army.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/N._H._Gibbs

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