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Robert E. May

Born: 6-Jul-1943
Birthplace: Brooklyn, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Southern Dream of a Caribbean Empire

    University: BA, Union College (1965)
    University: MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1966)
    University: PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison (1969)
    Professor: History, Purdue University

    Southern Historical Association

Author of books:
The Southern Dream of a Caribbean Empire, 1854-1861 (1973, history)
John A. Quitman: Old South Crusader (1994, biography)
The Union, the Confederacy and the Atlantic Rim (1995, history)
Manifest Destiny's Underworld: Filibustering in Antebellum America (2002, history)
Howard Pyle: Imagining an American School of Art (2011, biography)
Slavery, Race and Conquest in the Tropics: Lincoln, Douglas, and the Future of Latin America (2013, history)

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