December 23rd, 2002

Ответы на все вопросы

Юзер dyak написал про фантастический бумажно-сетевой проект Straight Dope.

Это что-то невероятное! Их архив - http://www.straightdope.com./columns/index.html - можно читать бесконечно.

Где еще можно найти подряд ответы на вопросы

Why do we eat "beef" and "pork" rather than "cow" and "pig"?
What's the significance of the Monopoly playing pieces?
Who was Dr. Spooner of "spoonerism" fame?
Who killed Jesus?
Do birds pee?
Why are citrus fruits segmented?
What's up with the notorious terrorist Carlos the Jackal?
Why is it easier to balance on a moving bike than a non-moving one?

Peter Jackson

http://www.aber.ac.uk/interpol/staff/jackson_pub.html

France and the Nazi Menace: intelligence and policy making, 1933-1939. Oxford University Press, 2000

'French intelligence and Hitler's rise to power', Historical Journal, Vol. 41, No. 2, (September, 1998), 795-824

'France and the Guarantee to Romania, April 1939', Intelligence and National Security, Vol. 10, No. 2, (1995), pp. 242-272

'French Military Intelligence and Czechoslovakia, 1938,' Diplomacy and Statecraft, Vol. 5, No. 1, (1994), pp. 81-106

'Franco-British intelligence co-operation in Europe before the Second World War.' (Co-authored with Joe Maiolo) in M.S. Alexander and B. Philpott (eds.), Franco-British Defence Co-operation, 1919-1939, Macmillan, London, 2002

'French Strategy and the Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939', in C. Leitz and J. Dunthorne, (eds.), Spain in an International Context, 1932-1973, Berghahn, Oxford, 1999, pp. 55-80

'Intelligence and the End of Appeasement, 1938-1939', in Robert Boyce (ed.), French Foreign and Defence Policy 1918-1940: The Decline and Fall of a Great Power. Routledge, London, 1998, pp. 232-258

И пишет с Сабиной Дюлен (если я правильно Sabine Dullin по-русски транскрибирую, хотя ее фамилия, подозреваю, происходит от англицированной формы русского "Далин" - не родственница ли она того самого Далина?) совместную книгу о советско-французских отношениях и причинах второй мировой войны.

Marek Kornat "Polska 1939 roku wobec paktu Ribbentrop-Mołotow"

Оглавление - http://www.pism.pl/spisKornat.html

Утверждается, что работа совершенно фундаментальная.

Заказ:

http://www.pism.pl/formKSIAZKI.html (65 злотых) или
http://www.pism.pl/formKSIAZKIang.html (25 евро)

Но требуют какого-то дурацкого перевода денег на их счет в Варшаве.

Хуан Линц о президентской системе

"The Failure of Presidential Democracy: Comparative Perspectives" by Juan J. Linz (Editor), Arturo Valenzuela (Editor)

"The Failure of Presidential Democracy: The Case of Latin America" by Juan J. Linz (Editor), Arturo Valenzuela (Editor)

JUAN LINZ, PRESIDENTIALISM, AND DEMOCRACY: A CRITICAL APPRAISAL
Scott Mainwaring and Matthew Shugart
Working Paper #200 - July 1993
http://www.nd.edu/~kellogg/WPS/200.pdf

И вообще - working papers of The Kellogg Institute
http://www.nd.edu/~kellogg/public.html#wps

Заодно - страница Артуро Валенсуэло в Джорджтауне
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/avframes.htm

Его публикации - http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/avlib.htm

В том числе "The Crisis of Presidentialism in Latin America":
по-английски - http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/linzfest.htm
по-русски - http://www.russ.ru/antolog/predely/2-3/dem10.htm

Еще статьи, линки на которые не раскрыты с его страницы, но которые видны из http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av -

THE AMERICAS
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/freedom2.html

NEW CHALLENGES TO UNITED STATES FOREIGN POLICY. The U.S.-Mexico Bilateral Relationship
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/mexic10.htm

PARAGUAY: THE COUP THAT DIDN'T HAPPEN
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/paraguay.htm

UNITED STATES AND EXTERNAL ACTORS IN THE TRANSITIONS TO DEMOCRACY IN THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE
http://www.georgetown.edu/sfs/programs/clas/profs/av/smu3.htm