Khal Schneider is associate professor of history at California State University, East Bay. His scholarly articles have appeared in the Western Historical Quarterly and the Pacific Historical Review. His 2010 article “Making Indian Land in the Allotment Era: Northern California’s Indian Rancherias,” received the Arrell M. Gibson Award from the Western History Association for the best essay of the year in Native American History.
Daniel E. Sutherland is Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville. Sutherland is the author or editor of fifteen books on nineteenth-century U.S. history; his most important work on the guerrilla war is A Savage Conflict: The Decisive Role of Guerrillas in the American Civil War (2009). [End Page 4]