Shenton, James (Patrick)

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SHENTON, James (Patrick)

SHENTON, James (Patrick). American, b. 1925. Genres: History. Career: Professor of American History, Columbia University, NYC, since 1967 (joined faculty, 1951). Publications: Robert John Walker, 1959; Reconstruction: The South after the War, 1963; (co-author) An Historian's History of the United States, 1967; The Melting Pot, 1971; (co-ed.) Ethnic Groups in American Life, 1978. Died 2003.