Nebraska Authors

Galen Broeker

Born 1920-10-01 Royal, NE (USA)

Died 1978-09-05
Knoxville, TN (USA)

Knoxville, TN (USA)
Berry Highland Memorial Cemetery

Places Lived

Royal, NE
Laramie, WY
Eugene, OR
Minneapolis, MN
Knoxville, TN

Author Of

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction


History; Ireland - History; England - History; Law Enforcement


Bachelor of Arts Degree, 1950, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Master of Arts Degree, University of Oregon, 1952, Eugene, OR
Graduate Studies, 1955-56, King's College, London, ENGLAND
Ph.D., 1957, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


Professor of History, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

Places Worked

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 1957-on


Fulbright Scholar


American Historical Association
American Association of University Professors


Germany and the Irish Revolutionary Movement, 1914-1918. 1951.
The Problem of Law and Order in Ireland, 1812-36. 1957.
Jared Sparks, Robert Peel and the State Paper Office. 1961.
Rural Disorder and Police Reform in Ireland, 1812-1836. 1970.
London. 1970.

Also published numerous scholarly articles in journals.

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