J. P. Daughton is an award-winning historian of modern Europe and European colonialism and has taught at the University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford University. He has provided media commentary for the Atlantic, Newsweek, Time, and CNN. He lives in San Francisco.
Books in order of publication:
An Empire Divided: Religion, Republicanism, and the Making of French Colonialism, 1880-1914 – 2006
In God’s Empire: French Missionaries and the Modern World – 2012
In the Forest of No Joy: The Congo-Océan Railroad and the Tragedy of French Colonialism – 2021