Nebraska Authors

Norman L. Rosenberg

Born 1942

Long time DeWitt Wallace Professor of History at Macalester College (1975-2002). He wrote about American legal history and twentieth century history.

Places Lived

Lincoln, NE
Saint Paul, MN

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


American History; Historical Scholarship;


BA, 1964, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
MA, 1967, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
PhD, 1972, State University of New York at Stony Brook, NY


Scholar, University Professor


Articles in historical journals, history textbooks.

Protecting the Best Men: An Interpretive History of the Law of Libel. 1990. (Studies in Legal History).
In Our Times: America since World War II. 1991. (With Emily S. Rosenberg)

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