College:College of Arts and Sciences
Expertise:U.S. Civil War and Reconstruction, Texas in the Civil War
Education:PhD, history, University of Virginia, 1968 AM, history, Harvard University, 1965 BA, history, University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1964
Activities:Authored five books and over 25 articles, including The Texas Overland Expedition of 1863 and Republicans and Reconstruction in Virginia, 1856-1870, and numerous articles. Editor of the journal Military History of the West and co-editor of an internet mailing list for Civil War scholars. Member of the Society of Civil War Historians and other associations.