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Author Boyd, Willard L. (Willard Lee), 1927- author

Title A life on the Middle West's never-ending frontier / Willard L. "Sandy" Boyd
Published Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, [2019]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 362 pages)
Contents My forebearers come to the Middle West -- Growing up in the 1930s -- Coming of age during World War II -- Back to school in a postwar world -- The Midwestern State University -- Studying, practicing, and teaching law -- Building community at the University of Iowa -- Vanishing into administration -- Turbulent times -- The buck stops here, 1969/1981 -- The colleges, 1964/1981 -- The big ten -- Advocating for diversity, 1963/1981 -- The Field Museum of Natural History -- Advocating for cultural and civic institutions -- The university serving the state -- People, not structures, make a great university -- Our never-ending frontier
Summary "Autobiography of Willard L. Boyd, former president of the University of Iowa"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 26, 2019)
Subject Boyd, Willard L. (Willard Lee), 1927-
Boyd, Willard L. (Willard Lee), 1927-
University of Iowa -- History
University of Iowa -- Presidents -- Biography
University of Iowa.
College presidents -- Iowa -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Educators
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General
College presidents.
EDUCATION / Higher
Presidents.
Iowa.
Genre/Form Biography.
History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2019003424
ISBN 1609386523 electronic book
9781609386528 electronic book