Rawley, James A.

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RAWLEY, James A.

RAWLEY, James A. American, b. 1916. Genres: History, Biography. Career: Regent's Professor Emeritus of History, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, 1987- (Professor, 1964-86; Chairman, 1966-67, 1973-82; Regent's Professor, 1986-87). Instructor, Columbia University, NYC, 1946-47, New York University, 1946-51, and Hunter College, NYC, 1951-53; Associate Professor, and subsequently Professor, 1953-64, and Dept. Chairman, 1953-57 and 1961-64, Division of Social Studies, Sweet Briar College, Virginia. President, Nebraska State Historical Society, 1973-74. Publications: Edwin D. Morgan 1811-1883: Merchant in Politics, 1955; Turning Points of the Civil War, 1966; Race and Politics: Bleeding Kansas and the Coming of Civil War, 1969; The Politics of Union, 1974; The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade: A History, 1981; Secession, 1989; Abraham Lincoln, 1996; London: Metropolis of the Slave Trade, 2003. EDITOR: The American Civil War: An English View, 1965; Lincoln and Civil War Politics, 1969. Address: Dept. of History, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE 68588-0327, U.S.A.