du Bois-Reymond is the most important forgotten intellectual of the nineteenth
century. My biography,
now available from MIT Press, received an Honorable Mention for History of Science,
Medicine, and Technology at the 2013
I am working on a study of the challenges that “scientific historians”
presented to discipline of history during the 1860s and 1870s.
the University of Colorado Denver I teach courses on Modern
Germany, Modern Europe, History of Science, History of Medicine, History of
Exploration, and History of War.