Edmunds, R(ussell) David

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EDMUNDS, R(ussell) David

EDMUNDS, R(ussell) David. , b. 1939. Genres: Anthropology/Ethnology, History, Bibliography. Career: University of Wyoming, Laramie, instructor, 1971-72, assistant professor of history, 1972-75; Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, assistant professor, 1975-78, associate professor, 1978-81, professor of American history, 1982-; writer. Visiting professor at University of California, Berkeley, 1978, and at San Diego State University, 1984. Michael Burris Lecturer at Macalester College, 1979. Consultant to projects, institutions, and organizations. Publications: The Otoe-Missouria People, 1976; The Potawatomis: Keepers of the Fire, 1978; Shawnee Prophet, 1983; Tecumseh and the Quest for Indian Leadership, 1984; Kinsmen through Time: An Annotated Bibliography of Potawatomi History, 1987; (with J.L. Peyser) The Fox Wars: The Mesquakie Challenge to New France, 1993. EDITOR: American Indian Leaders: Studies in Diversity, University of Nebraska Press, 1980. Contributor to anthologies. Contributor to reference books. Contributor to periodicals. Address: Department of History, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX 76129, U.S.A.