Author:William MacDonald

William MacDonald
William MacDonald was an American historian and journalist.[1] From 1901 to 1917 MacDonald was a professor of history at Brown University. MacDonald gave lectures at the University of California in 1917 and 1918, and gave lectures as a visiting professor at Yale University from 1924 to 1926
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "W. MacD.*"


Articles in Encyclopaedia BritanicaEdit


  1. "MacDonald, William". The International Who's Who in the World: p. 725. 1912. 

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