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historian

David Charles Roller, American historian. Recipient Best Book award Museum Confederacy, Richmond, Virginia, 1979; named best teacher Commission Education, Shaanxi Province, Xi'an, 1990. With United States Army Reserve, since 1960. Member Southern History Association.

Background

Roller, David Charles was born on March 26, 1937 in Cleveland. Son of Paul Erwin Roller and Nettie Sophia (Kocienska) Lentjes.

Education

Bachelor, College of William and Mary, 1959. Master of Arts, Duke University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1965.

Career

Instructor Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1963-1964. From instructor to professor Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, since 1964. Foreign expert Xi'an Foreign Language Institute, China, 1989-1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author, co-editor: Encyclopedia of Southern History, 1979.

Membership

With United States Army Reserve, since 1960. Member Southern History Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, gardening.

Connections

1 child, Carl Alexander.

father:
Paul Erwin Roller Lentjes

mother:
Nettie Sophia (Kocienska) Lentjes

child:
Carl Alexander Roller