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Marshall Fishwick

Marshall Fishwick, was a professor emeritus of American studies at Washington and Lee University, was the author of Virginia, the first volume in Harper’s new “Regions of America” series. He was the recipient of 8 Fulbright awards. He passed away in 2006.

Articles by this Author

His secret diaries sparkle with the wit, wisdom, and lusty candor that made William Byrd II of Westover one of Virginia’s most engaging gentlemen
The Jamestown founder is one of those early American heroes about whom historians are apt to lose their tempers