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Avery O. Craven

AKA Avery Odelle Craven

Born: 12-Aug-1885
Birthplace: Ackworth, IA
Died: 21-Jan-1980
Location of death: Chesterton, IN
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Growth of Southern Nationalism

    University: BA, Simpson College (1908)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1914)
    University: PhD, University of Chicago (1923)
    Professor: Michigan State University
    Professor: University of Illinois
    Professor: History, University of Chicago (1927-54)

Author of books:
Edmund Ruffin, Southerner: A Study in Secession (1932, biography)
The Growth of Southern Nationalism, 1848-1861 (1953, history)
The Coming of the Civil War (1957, history)
Civil War in the Making, 1815-1860 (1959, history)
An Historian and the Civil War (1964, history)
Soil Exhaustion as a Factor in the Agricultural History of Virginia and Maryland, 1606-1860 (1965, history)
Reconstruction: The Ending of the Civil War (1969, history)
Rachel of Old Louisiana (1975, biography)

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