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William G. Robbins

William G. Robbins, following a four-year enlistment in the U.S. Navy, earned a B.S. degree from Western Connecticut State University and M.A. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Oregon. An Emeritus Distinguished Professor of History at Oregon State University, he joined the faculty in 1971, teaching courses in the History of the American West and Environmental History until his retirement in 2002. He’s the author and editor of several books, most recently (with Katrine Barber) Nature’s Northwest: The North Pacific Slope in the Twentieth Century (2011). Robbins is currently at work on the sesquicentennial history of Oregon State University as a land-grant institution. 

Titles From This Author

The Great Northwest
A Man for All Seasons
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