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Washington and Lee University

Washington and Lee University

Taylor Sanders

Professor of History

Newcomb Hall 306
(540) 458-8776


  • Ph.D., University of Virginia, 1972 
  • M.A., University of Virginia, 1967
  • B.A., Centre College, 1965


Research Interests: Frontiers ancient and modern, Early Virginia, ancient Syria, the impact of climate on human affairs.
Current Research: Climate and history


Areas: Ancient history, Classics, British history, history of W&L