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James Bill Oral History Interview

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Author: Bill, James; McCarthy, Edward
Abstract: James A. Bill received his B.A. at Assumption College and his M.A. from Penn State University in 1965. He received his doctorate from Princeton University in 1968 and went on to teach at the University of Texas in 1968. He taught comparative politics and specialized in Middle Eastern Studies. He has also written a number of articles, journals and five books. He joined the Government Department at the College of William and Mary in 1987. He also became the director of the Wendy and Emery Reves Center for International Studies. He retired from the Reves Center in 1998 and continued to teach until 2004. He has written a number of books, most notably The Eagle and the Lion (Yale) a study on Iran-U.S. relations.
Series name and number: University Archives Oral History and Related Projects
Issued Date: 2006-05-04
Subjects: College of William and Mary--Faculty and Staff
College of William and Mary. Dept. of Government
College of William and Mary. Reves Center for International Studies
College of William and Mary--History--20th century.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10288/18511
Citation: University Archives Oral History Collection, Special Collections Research Center, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Description: Interview conducted by Edward McCarthy.

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    The University Archives Oral History Collection consists of transcripts and recordings of oral history interviews conducted with College of William and Mary faculty, staff, alumni, and others connected to the university.

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