Michael Carl Meyer, Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Arizona, died March 31, at home and in the company of his family. Born in Albuquerque, Professor Meyer received his PhD in 1963 from the University of New Mexico. During the ensuing 44 years he established a record of outstanding teaching, service, and scholarly records scholarship, first at the University of Nebraska, from 1963 until 1973 and, then at Arizona until 1996. He retired in 1996 and continued to live in Tucson. Mike, to those who knew him, was a true Southwesterner his entire life; his passing deprives the profession, the region, and his friends and family of a wonderful person.

The majority of Mike’s published works dealt with Mexico. Beginning with his first book, Mexican Rebel: Pascual Orozco and the Mexican Revolution (Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1967) onward, he produced a series of works...

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