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Dr. William G. Piston

William G. Piston

Email

Phone

417-836-5207

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Office

Strong Hall 426

Department

History

Postal mail

Missouri State University
History
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Professor
Director of Graduate Studies

Education

PhD, 1982, University of South Carolina

Teaching

Undergraduate courses

  • U.S. History to 1877
  • U.S. History since 1877
  • Writing II: Historical Inquiry
  • Civil War and Reconstruction
  • The Civil War in the Ozarks
  • Military History of the United States
  • Independent Readings
  • Internship in Public History

Graduate courses

  • Historiography
  • The Civil War and Reconstruction
  • War and Conflict in the Twentieth Century
  • U.S. Military History 1845-1865
  • The Civil War Era
  • Nineteenth and Twentieth Century American History
  • The Civil War in Missouri: The Use and Understanding of Sources
  • Independent Readings
  • Internship in Public History

Research and professional interests

  • American military history
  • The American Civil War, with emphasis on the war in Missouri

Awards and honors

Missouri History Book Award, presented by the State Historical Society of Missouri for Portraits of Conflict: A Photographic History of Missouri in the Civil War. 2010.

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