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Maurice Isserman

history professor

Maurice Isserman, American history professor.

Background

Isserman, Maurice was born on March 12, 1951 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Jacob and Flora Isserman.

Education

Bachelor, Reed College, Portland, Oregon, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Rochester, New York, 1979.

Career

Professor, history Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, since 1990.

Works

  • Author: Which Side Were You On? The American Communist Party During the Second World War, If I Had a Hammer: The Death of the Old Left and the Birth of the New Left, The Other American: The Life of Michael Harrington, Fallen Giants: A History of Himalayan Mountaineering from the Age of Empire to the Age of Extremes.

Connections

Married Marcia Williams, August 15, 1983. Children: Ruth, David.

father:
Jacob Isserman

mother:
Flora Isserman

spouse:
Marcia Williams

children:
Ruth Isserman

David Isserman