Early American History
Modern European History
Insurgency and Counterinsurgency Warfare
His research will focus on the British “southern strategy” to pacify Georgia and the Carolinas beginning in 1779, with particular focus on British implementation of the strategy and efforts to recruit sufficient numbers of Loyalist supporters. He is particularly interested in how the local dynamics of the conflict influenced levels of support for each side. He is also interested in other guerrilla and partisan conflicts, particularly the Irish War for Independence and Civil War, as well as The Troubles in Northern Ireland from 1969-1999.
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