Andrew Cayton

Historian, Author

1954 –

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Who is Andrew Cayton?

Andrew R. L. Cayton is a scholar of early American history and Distinguished Professor of History at Miami University in Ohio.

Cayton received his B.A. from the University of Virginia, and his M.A. and Ph.D. from Brown in 1981, working under the direction of Gordon Wood. He has been called the "premier modern historian of the American Midwest" and is also well known for his work on British North America. In 2011-2012, he served as President for the Society of Historians of the Early American Republic. Cayton is currently working with Fred Anderson on Imperial America, 1672-1764, a volume in the The Oxford History of the United States series. He also regularly reviews books for the New York Times.

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Born
1954
Also known as
  • Andrew R. L. Cayton
  • Andrew Cayton
Nationality
  • United States of America
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on July 23, 2013

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