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Everett Lynn Wheeler, American historian, editor. Alexander Von Humboldt Foundation fellow, Bonn, Germany, 1981-1983, Harry Frank Guggenheim Foundation fellow, New York, 1986-1987.

Background

Wheeler, Everett Lynn was born on July 22, 1950 in New Albany, Indiana, United States. Son of Newland Everett and Esther (Smith) Wheeler.

Education

AB cum laude, Indiana University, 1972. Postgraduate, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1977.

Postgraduate, American School Classical Studies, Athens, Greece, 1976.

Career

Scholar in residence department classical studies, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, since 1986;assistant editor Greek, Roman and Byzantine Studies, Duke U., Durham, North Carolina, since 1991. Visiting professor U. Missouri, Columbia, 1979-1981. Visiting lecturer U. Louisville, Kentucky,1983, 86.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Translator: (Hans Delbruck) History of the Art of War Within the Framework of Political History II, History of the Art of War Within the Framework of Political History III, History of the Art of War Within the Framework of Political History IV, Polyaenus, Stratagems of War, 1994. Author: Stratagem and the Vocabulary of Military Trickery, 1988. Co-author: Hoplites: The Classical Greek Battle Experience, 1991, Terrorism Research and Public Policy, 1991, The Roman Army in the East, 1996.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Society for Military History (Moncado prize 1994), American Philological Association, American History Association, Ernst Kirsten Association for History Geography Alten Welt, Society for the Study Caucasia, Association for Preservation of Civil War Sites, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

father:
Newland Everett Wheeler

mother:
Esther (Smith) Wheeler