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Edwin G. Burrows

Broeklundian Professor of History

Edwin G. Burrows is the Broeklundian Professor of History at Brooklyn College.

He won the Pulitzer Prize in History for Gotham: A History of New York City to 1898.

In 1964, Edwin G. Burrows received his B.A. in History from the University of Michigan — and received a Ph.D.from Columbia University in 1973.

Articles by Edwin G. Burrows

Fin de Siècle, New York-Style

If a nation appears to be bored, should its political leaders contemplate going to war?

December 30, 2001

New York City’s Freedom Fighters

Where did the Cuban revolution really got started?

September 12, 2001