William G. Thomas III is the John and Catherine Angle Professor in the Humanities and Professor of History at the University of Nebraska. He currently serves as the Chair of the Department of History. He has produced award-winning digital history projects, and his research has been funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the American Council of Learned Societies. His most recent book is The Iron Way: Railroads, the Civil War, and the Making of Modern America (Yale University Press, 2011). He is currently working a history of early Washington, D.C. and Prince George’s County, Maryland.
- The Great Stratification http://t.co/j6oRbxKQyw via @chronicle useful comparison employment in higher ed to medical field. 07:33:15 AM December 03, 2013 from Tweet Button
- Out of Print, Maybe, via @nytimes very perceptive piece on the staying power of books and limits of digital http://t.co/9J68RYXJjs 08:09:08 AM December 02, 2013 from iOS
- Scanning the Economic Landscape, and Still Seeing Little via @nytimes new column on working life in NY http://t.co/DCdOorBAOd 07:32:17 AM December 02, 2013 from iOS
- As Oil Floods Plains Towns, Crime Pours In, via @nytimes from Sidney MT, and ND http://t.co/yVYW0uiEpI 09:49:45 AM December 01, 2013 from iOS