Murdoch, David H.

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MURDOCH, David H. British, b. 1937. Genres: History, Film. Career: University of Leeds, Leeds, England, assistant lecturer, 1964-67, lecturer, 1967-91, senior lecturer in history, 1991-95, principal teaching fellow, 1995-. Queens College of the City University of New York, visiting professor, summers, 1968-71; Northern Universities American Studies Group, member, 1976-87; consultant to British Broadcasting Corporation Television, 1984, 1986; National Association of Foreign Study Advisers, USA, 1987; Royal Historical Society, fellow. Publications: (ed.) Rebellion in America: A Contemporary British Viewpoint, 1765-1783, 1979; Cowboy, 1993; North American Indian, 1995; The American West: The Invention of a Myth, 2001. Address: Department of History, University of Leeds, Leeds, W. Yorkshire LS2 9JT, England.