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Dr. Beau Cleland, Ph.D.

Pronouns: he/him


Assistant Professor

Faculty of Arts , Department of History

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Course number Course title Semester
HTST 398.3 Atlantic Piracy, 1500-1865 Fall 2022
HTST 361 The United States Since 1877 Winter 2023
HTST 204 The World, 1500-1800 Winter 2023
HTST 485 World War 2


  • • “’The pirates and their abettors in this province’: Sovereignty, Violence, and Confederate Operations in Britain’s Atlantic Colonies, 1863-1865,”. Continent in Crisis: The U.S. Civil War in North America (Fordham University Press, 2023). (2023)