Busch, Briton Cooper

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BUSCH, Briton Cooper

BUSCH, Briton Cooper. American, b. 1936. Genres: History, International relations/Current affairs. Career: William R. Kenan Jr. Professor of History, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, since 1978 (Instructor, 1962-63; Assistant Professor, 1963-65; Associate Professor, 1965-73; Professor, 1973-78; Chairman, 1980-85; Director, International Relations, 1984-85; Director, Social Sciences Division, 1985-91). Publications: Britain and the Persian Gulf 1894-1914, 1967; Britain, India and the Arabs 1914-1921, 1971; Mudros to Lausanne: Britain's Frontier in West Asia 1918-1923, 1976; Hardinge of Penshurst: A Study in the Old Diplomacy, 1980; Master of Desolation: The Memoirs of Capt. Joseph Fuller, 1980; Alta California 1840-1842: The Journal and Observations of William Dane Phelps, Master of the Ship Alert, 1983; The War against Seals: A History of the North American Seal Fishery, 1985; Fremont's Private Navy: The 1846 Journal of Captain William Dane Phelps, 1987; Whaling Will Never Do for Me: The American Whaleman in the Nineteenth Century, 1993; (with B.M. Gough) Fur Traders from New England: The Boston Men, 1787-1800, 1996. Address: Dept. of History, Colgate University, Hamilton, NY 13346, U.S.A.