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Paul Kennedy

AKA Paul Michael Kennedy

Born: 17-Jun-1945
Birthplace: Wallsend, Northumberland, England

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers

Wife: Catherine Urwin (m. 2-Sep-1967, d. 1998, three sons)
Wife: Cynthia Farrar (m. 6-Aug-2001)

    University: BA, Newcastle University (1966)
    University: DPhil, Oxford University (1970)
    Professor: History, University of East Anglia (1970-83)
    Professor: History, Yale University (1983-)

    Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellow (1972)
    American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow
    American Philosophical Society Fellow
    British Academy 2003
    Council on Foreign Relations
    Institute for Advanced Study Fellow
    Lehrman Institute Fellow (1984)
    The Los Angeles Times Monthly Columnist
    Royal Historical Society Fellow
    Commander of the British Empire 2000

Author of books:
Pacific Onslaught: 7th Dec. 1941 -- 7th Feb. 1943 (1971, history)
Samoan Tangle: A Study in Anglo-German-American Relations, 1878-1900 (1974, international affairs)
The Rise and Fall of British Naval Mastery (1976, history)
The Rise of Anglo-German Antagonism, 1860-1914 (1980, international affairs)
The Realities Behind Diplomacy: Background Influences on British External Policy, 1865-1980 (1981, international affairs)
Strategy and Diplomacy, 1870-1945: Eight Studies (1983, international affairs)
The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers: Economic Change and Military Conflict from 1500 to 2000 (1987, history)
Preparing for the Twenty First Century (1993, international affairs)
The Parliament of Man: The Past, Present and Future of the United Nations (2006, international affairs)
Engineers of Victory: The Problem Solvers Who Turned The Tide in the Second World War (2013, history)

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