The Hanover Historical Review

Volume 14, 2019

Entire Text

Daniel P. Murphy and J. Michael Raley, "Foreword"

Outstanding Freshman History Essays

Bradley Hancock, "The Easter Rising: The Beginning of the End for the British Empire"

James T. Moll, "Hyksos and Hebrews: Coexistence at Its Finest"

Student Essays

James Macumber, "Social Fascism: A Reconsideration"

Oforitsete Ogor, "Overcoming Rhetorical Barriers in the Ahiara Declaration: Colonel Ojukwu’s Rhetorical Success in the Face of Adversity"

Katarina Rexing, "The Crusader’s Property: The Crusaders’ Rights and Protections While Fighting the Holy Wars"

Outstanding Senior Theses (Abridged)

Elizabeth Donaway, "A Baroque Drama: Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz’s Crisis in Seventeenth-Century New Spain"

Reid Mosson, "Battle of Hue: The Turning Point of America’s Involvement in Vietnam"


The HHR Editorial Board welcomes submissions of essays, document transcriptions and translations, and book reviews of a historical nature from any discipline.

Manuscripts must be prepared in conformity with The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th edition, in 12-point Times Roman font, double-spaced (including footnotes) and with pages numbered.

Submissions should be submitted by email attachment as a Microsoft Word document to Professor Michael Raley (CLA 113, Because all submitted manuscripts will be evaluated anonymously, the author's name should appear only on the title page. There should be no identifying markers (including headers and hidden texts) within the body of the paper.

Articles should not exceed 3,000 words without the prior approval of the HHR editors. Please note that submissions accepted for publication may be edited to conform to the HHR's style. The HHR editors remain the final arbiters of length, grammar, and usage. However, they will endeavor to consult with authors with regard to any changes made in the interest of clarity and economy of expression.

The HHR disclaims responsibility for any statements, either as fact or opinion, made by contributors.


Senior Editor
Elizabeth Donaway

Junior Editors
Daniel Johnson, Meghan Lanter, James Macumber, and Eric Woodruff

Editorial Board
Jacob Domalewski
Elizabeth Donaway
Abigail Estes
Daniel Johnson
Jordan Kennedy
Meghan Lanter
James Macumber
Emma Kate McMurtry
Nicholas Vaughn
Hope Westmoreland
Will Werner-Wilson
Eric Woodruff

Faculty Advisor
J. Michael Raley, Associate Professor of History

Managing Editors
Daniel P. Murphy, Professor of History
J. Michael Raley, Associate Professor of History

Financial Support
Department of History and Hanover College

Carol Persinger, Mailroom Services

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