William Doyle (historian)
William Doyle (born 1942) is an English historian, specialising in 18th-century France, who is most notable for his one-volume Oxford History of the French Revolution (1989).He is one of the leading r...
Morris Slavin
Morris Slavin (1913–2006) was a scholar of the French Revolution, a Marxist historian, and an early American Trotskyist activist between the 1930s and 1950s. Slavin was born in Kiev but lived pr...
François Guizot
François Pierre Guillaume Guizot ([fʁɑ̃swa pjɛʁ ɡijom ɡizo]; 1787–1874) was a French historian, orator, and statesman. Guizot was a dominant figure in French politics prior to the Revolution of 1848, ...
David G. Chandler
David Geoffrey Chandler (15 January 1934 – 10 October 2004) was a British historian whose study focused on the Napoleonic era.As a young man he served briefly in the army, reaching the rank of captain...
Maria: or, The Wrongs of Woman
Maria: or, The Wrongs of Woman is the 18th-century British feminist Mary Wollstonecraft's unfinished novelistic sequel to her revolutionary political treatise A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (179...
Timothy Tackett
Timothy Tackett (born 1945) is an American historian specializing in the French Revolution and professor emeritus at the University of California. His 1997 book about the members of the National Const...
Dale K. Van Kley
Dale K. Van Kley (born 1941) is an American historian and Emeritus Professor of History at The Ohio State University. Van Kley is the author of numerous books and articles and has taught and conducted...
Elizabeth Eisenstein
Elizabeth Lewisohn Eisenstein (born October 11, 1923) is an American historian of the French Revolution and early 19th century France. She is well known for her work on the history of early printing, ...
Alma Söderhjelm
Alma Söderhjelm (10 May 1870 – 16 March 1949) was a Swedish-speaking Finnish historian and the first female professor in Finland.
After gaining an M.A. in history, Söderhjelm spent 3 years in Pa...
Jean Tulard
Jean Tulard (born 22 December 1933, Paris) is a French academic and historian, specialising in the history of cinema, of the French Consulate and the First French Empire.In April 2010, he became Comma...
David Feuerwerker
David Feuerwerker (1912–1980) was a French rabbi and professor of Jewish history.
He was born on October 2, 1912, at 11 Rue du Mont-Blanc, in Geneva, Switzerland. He was the seventh of eleven chil...
Louis Madelin
Louis Emile Marie Madelin (8 May 1871 – 18 August 1956) was a French historian (specialising in the French Revolution and First French Empire) and a Republican Federation deputy for Vosges from 1924 t...
Albert Goodwin (historian)
Albert Goodwin (2 August 1906 – 22 September 1995) was a Fellow of Jesus College, Oxford (where he had previously been a student) and later Professor of Modern History in the University of Manchester....
Louis Blanc
Louis Jean Joseph Charles Blanc ([blɑ̃]; 29 October 1811 – 6 December 1882) was a French politician and historian. A socialist who favored reforms, he called for the creation of cooperatives in order ...
Helmut Piirimäe
Helmut Piirimäe (born September 6, 1930) is prominent Estonian historian. He is professor emeritus of University of Tartu and honorary doctor of University of Uppsala.Piirimäe has researched Estonian ...
Octave Aubry
Octave Aubry (1 September 1881, Paris - 27 March 1946) was a French novelist and historian.
Aubry, Ernest Seillière, Jean Tharaud, René Grousset and Robert d'Harcourt were the five members of the ...
Thomas Carlyle
Thomas Carlyle (4 December 1795 – 5 February 1881) was a Scottish philosopher, satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher. Considered one of the most important social commentators of his time, ...
Alexandre Rousselin de Saint-Albin
Alexander Charles Omer Rousselin de Corbeau, comte de Saint Albin (1773–1847) was a French politician.Born in Paris, of an aristocratic family from the Dauphiné, Rousselin de Saint-Albin was edu...
Pierre François Tissot
Pierre François Tissot (20 March 1768 - 7 April 1854) was a French man of letters and politician.
Tissot was born in Versailles to a native of Savoy, who was a perfumer appointed by royal warrant ...
Original Stories from Real Life
Original Stories from Real Life; with Conversations Calculated to Regulate the Affections, and Form the Mind to Truth and Goodness is the only complete work of children's literature by the 18th-centur...
Théodore Gosselin
Louis Léon Théodore Gosselin (7 October 1855, Richemont, Moselle - 7 February 1935) was a French historian and playwright who wrote under the pen name G. Lenotre. He wrote articles in publications ...
George Rudé
George Rudé (8 February 1910 – 8 January 1993) was a British Marxist historian, specializing in the French Revolution and "history from below", especially the importance of crowds in history.
Bor...
Edgar Quinet
Edgar Quinet ([kinɛ]; 17 February 1803 – 27 March 1875) was a French historian and intellectual.
Born at Bourg-en-Bresse, in the département of Ain. His father, Jérôme Quinet, had been a com...
A History of Britain (TV series)
A History of Britain is a BBC documentary series written and presented by Simon Schama, first transmitted in the United Kingdom from 30 September 2000.A study of the history of the British Isles, each...
François Mignet
François Auguste Marie Mignet (8 May 1796 – 24 March 1884) was a French journalist and historian of the French Revolution.
He was born in Aix-en-Provence (Bouches-du-Rhône), France. His fat...
Richard Cobb
Richard Charles Cobb (20 May 1917 – 15 January 1996) was a British historian and essayist, and professor at the University of Oxford. He was the author of numerous influential works about the history ...
Pierre Caron (historian)
Pierre Caron (1875, Versailles - 19 January 1952, Paris) was a French historian and archivist, specialising in the French Revolution.
Entering the Archives nationales in 1898 and setting up the Re...
Alexis de Tocqueville
Alexis-Charles-Henri Clérel de Tocqueville ([alɛksi ʃaʁl ɑ̃ʁi kleʁɛl də tɔkvil]; 29 July 1805 – 16 April 1859) was a French political thinker and historian best known for his works Democracy in Americ...
Robert Roswell Palmer
Robert Roswell Palmer (January 11, 1909 – June 11, 2002), commonly known as R. R. Palmer, was a distinguished American historian at Princeton and Yale universities, who specialized in eighteenth-...