#55444 Overall Influence

Forrest McDonald

American historian

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Forrest McDonald was an American historian who wrote extensively on the early national period of the United States, republicanism, and the presidency, but he is possibly best known for his polemic on the American South. He was a professor at the University of Alabama, where, together with Grady McWhiney, he developed the hypothesis that the South had been colonized by “Anglo-Celts,” rather than the British Protestant farmers who populated the North.

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Brown University
Brown University

University in Providence, Rhode Island

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University of Texas at Austin
University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

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Wayne State University
Wayne State University

American public research university located in Detroit, Michigan

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#1811 World Rank #487 USA Rank
History
#79385 World Rank #19407 USA Rank
Literature