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From Victory through Brexit: Winston Churchill's 1940 Speeches and the Invention of Memory

British Prime Minister Winston Churchill's speeches in the House of Commons from May and June 1940 have now achieved legendary status, but initially they encountered a varied response from…

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A New Approach to Seleucid serrated coins: Questions of Reform and Dynastic Continuity

The serrated (saw-shaped) coins of the Carthaginians, Romans, Seleucids, and Antigonids remain an enigma in the history of coinage. A large reason for this has been the increased scholarly interest…

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Do circum-Bahamian carbonates record climate information about the ice ages?

Shallow carbonates represent one of the most abundant archives of Earth history. Specifically, carbonate geochemistry serves as a proxy for paleoclimate parameters such as the global carbon cycle and…

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Developing Models for Predictive Analytics in Track and Field

Track and field is a heavily statistics based sport as the objective nature of each event allows for simple comparisons of results. While these basic performance statistics have long been in use to…

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Credible, Truthful, and Bounded-Round Mechanisms via Cryptographic Commitments

We consider the sale of a single item to multiple buyers by a revenue-maximizing seller. Informally, an auction is credible if the auctioneer themselves is incentivized to execute the auction in…

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