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Dr. Beau Cleland

Pronouns: he/him


Assistant Professor

Faculty of Arts , Department of History

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Course number Course title Semester
HTST 452 Atlantic Piracy, 1500-1865 Fall 2024
HTST 361 The United States Since 1877 Winter 2023, Fall 2024
HTST 204 The World, 1500-1800 Winter 2023, 2024
HTST 535 Special Topics in American History - American Empire, 1865-2001 Winter 2024, Winter 2025
HTST 202 Introduction to Military History Fall 2024
HTST 485 World War 2 Summer 2015


  • “’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)
  • "'Back at Bragg': Civil War Memory and the U.S. Army". Andrew Slap and Hilary Green, eds.. The Civil War and the Summer of 2020 (New York: Fordham University Press, 2024). (2024)