Faculty


Brian McAllister Linn

Professor of History and Ralph R. Thomas Professor in Liberal Arts

Brian McAllister Linn

Specialty:

Military History, War and Society

Biography:

Professor Linn was born in the Territory of Hawaii and completed his graduate work at The Ohio State University. He is the recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship, a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, and an Olin Fellowship at Yale University.  He has been a visiting professor at the Army War College and the National University of Singapore.  He is the past president of the Society for Military History and has given numerous papers and lectures in the United States and internationally.  His current research project is Elvis's Army:  Transformation and the Atomic-Era Solider, 1946-1965.

 

Publications:

Echo of Battle Echo of Battle                           

Philippine War Philippine War       

Guardians of Empire Guardians of Empire

The U.S. Army and Counterinsurgency in the 
           Philippine War, 1899-1902 The U.S. Army and Counterinsurgency in the Philippine War, 1899-1902