William Atto

Honored Visiting Graduate Faculty
Ashbrook Center
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 William Atto is Associate Professor of History at the University of Dallas. He received his Ph.D. from the University of Arkansas, Fayetville.  His specialties include United States History with an emphasis on Nineteenth Century America, as well as the American Political, Military, and Intellectual History. 

Research Areas

19th Century America
US Military History
US Intellectual History


Ph.D. - University of Arkansas, 2000
M.A. - University of Arkansas, 1993
B.A. - University of Arkansas, 1990

Courses Taught

AHG 505 - The Progressive Era
AHG 611 - The American Way of War

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