Nobel Peace Prize Laureates
Alfred Hermann Fried was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1911 for... Elihu Root was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1912 for his ideas on a world court. Photo: Buyenlarge, Getty. Elihu Root was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1912 for his ideas.
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The secretaries from New York were far more likely to come from Clinton (Elihu Root) or Glen Falls (Robert Patterson) than New York City. These were mostly small-town kids from western Pennsylvania, upstate New York, and adjoining districts. Perhaps ...
Long Live 'Isolationism'!
... two polls, one a survey of the hoi polloi (you and I), the other a poll of members of the "internationalist" Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), the elite foreign policy group founded by Elihu Root and dominated by the Morgan banking interests from ...
The Quiet Americans
There is a line of Republican internationalists going back to the McKinley administration to which Hagel adheres. It began with Secretary of State John Hay and the Secretary of War (and later State) Elihu Root, then passed to such notables as Henry ...