About the Editor
Nicolas W. Proctor is a Professor of History at Simpson College,
where he won the Distinguished Teacher Award in 2006. He teaches a variety of courses
in American history as well as the Great Books sequence. He has been involved with
the Reacting to the Past community since 2003. The author of a number of Reacting
to the Past games, including Forest Diplomacy: War, Peace, and Land on the Colonial
Frontier, 1756–57, he also wrote the Reacting to the Past Game Designer’s Handbook.
He serves as a member of the Reacting Consortium Board and is chair of the Reacting
to the Past Editorial Board, which sets editorial standards for games in the series
and coordinates the writing and editing process for games in development.