Meet Terry M. Parssinen
Education: 1963 Grinnell College, B.A.
1965 Brandeis University, M.A.
1968 Brandeis University, Ph.D.
Courses Taught: History of the Middle Ages
The Second World War
Narcotic Drugs in Modern Society
Professional and Community Activities: Dr. Parssinen has published
Secret Passions, Secret Remedies: Narcotic Drugs and British Society, 1820-1930,
Webs of Smoke: Smugglers, Warlords, Spies and the History of the International Drug Trade.
Using memoirs and recently discovered documents, Dr. Parssinen has
published the first-ever book on the little-known plot that collapsed
following the Munich conference of 1938:
The Oster Conspiracy of 1938: The Unknown Story of the Military Plot to Kill Hitler and Avert World War II.