Dr. William G. Piston

Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



PhD, 1982, University of South Carolina


  • Survey of US History
  • Military History of the US
  • Civil War and Reconstruction
  • The Civil War in Missouri
  • The Old South

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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