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Steven Press
Assistant Professor in History, Stanford University

Steven Press is an assistant professor in history at Stanford University. His first book is Rogue Empires: Contracts and Conmen in Europe's Scramble for Africa (forthcoming from Harvard University Press, 2017).

Written by Steven Press