Dennis K. Boman

Dennis K. Boman

Adjunct Gradaute Faculty
Ashbrook Center
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Dennis K. Boman teaches history at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri. He is currently working on a book about the 1858 Illinois campaign. Professor Boman is the author of Lincoln and Citizens’ Rights in Civil War Missouri: Balancing Freedom and Security (2011), for which he received the Missouri Humanity Council’s Distinguished Literary Achievement Award.  Most recently he has published a biography of Rush Limbaugh Sr., the grandfather of the talk-show host, The Original Rush Limbaugh: Lawyer, Legislator, and Civil Libertarian (2012).

Research Areas

Abraham Lincoln
United States Civil War
Constitutional Law


PhD - University of Missouri (1998)
MA - University of Missouri (1992 & 1995)

Courses Taught

AHG 503 - Sectionalism and Civil War