Charles Royster

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Charles Royster (born 1944) is an American historian, and a retired Boyd Professor at Louisiana State University.[1]


He was born in Nashville, Tennessee, in 1944 and graduated from University of California, Berkeley with an A.B. in 1966, an M.A. in 1967, and a Ph.D in 1977. At Berkeley, he studied under Robert Middlekauff, a historian of the Revolutionary period.

He lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[2]

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