Roger Nichols

About Roger Nichols

Curriculum Vitae

General field: U.S. History

Research fields:

Frontier America. The invasion and occupation of the US, primarily from 1750-1850.

Western America, primarily during the nineteenth century.

Indians in US history from 1600-present.

Border studies and comparative history, primarily US & Canada.

Recent publications:

Warrior Nations: The United States and Indian Peoples. University of Oklahoma Press, 2013

Natives and Strangers: A History of Ethnic Americans. 5th ed. With Leonard Dinnerstein and David M. Reimers. Oxford, 2010.

The American Indian: Past and Present. 6th edition. Oklahoma, 2008.

Geschichte Der Indianerin den Vereinigten Staaten und Kanada. A translation of Indians in the US & Canada. Mundus Verlag, 2002.

Black Hawk’s Autobiography. ed., Iowa Statre, 1999. Ebook, 2000.

Indians in the US & Canada: A Comparative History. Nebraska, 1998.

Graduate courses: seminars and colloquia on Indian, frontier, & Western issues.

Undergraduate courses:

History 236 Indians in US History
History 244 Western America
History 245 Frontier America
History 495 Readings in American History
History 396 Nature & Practice of History

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Roger Nichols
Emeritus Professor of History and Affiliate Professor of American Indian Studies
Office: CHVZ 403J
College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

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