Charles W. Calhounis the Thomas Harriot College Distinguished Professor of History at East Carolina University. He is the author of, most recently,Benjamin Harrison, in Holt’s American Presidents series.
Robert G. Barrows is Associate Professor of History at Indiana University at Indianapolis. He previously worked as an editor at the Indiana Historical Bureau. He has published several journal articles and book chapters dealing with Indiana history and American urban history, and he co-edited the Encyclopedia of Indianapolis (Indiana University Press, 1994).