Imatge de l'autor

G. R. Elton (1921–1994)

Autor/a de Reformation Europe 1517-1559

45+ obres 2,255 Membres 13 Ressenyes

Sobre l'autor

English historian Geoffrey Elton was born in Germany but educated at the University of London. In 1967 he became professor of constitutional history at Cambridge University. A scholar of Tudor administrative history, his studies have emphasized the development of modern governmental machinery, mostra'n més under the direction of Thomas Cromwell, as the central feature of the Tudor era. He has written many excellent works, a recent one being The English (1992). (Bowker Author Biography) mostra'n menys
Crèdit de la imatge: Royal Historical Society

Obres de G. R. Elton

Reformation Europe 1517-1559 (1963) 507 exemplars
England Under the Tudors (1955) 483 exemplars
The Practice of History (1967) 203 exemplars
The English (1992) 72 exemplars
England, 1200-1640 (1969) 31 exemplars
F.W. Maitland (1985) 14 exemplars
Star Chamber Stories (1958) 10 exemplars

Obres associades

The divine right of kings (1896) — Introducció, algunes edicions50 exemplars
The age of Lloyd George (1971) — Series editor — 16 exemplars
Welsh history review, vol. 4, no. 3, June 1969 (1969) — Reviewer — 1 exemplars

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Nom normalitzat
Elton, G. R.
Nom oficial
Elton, Geoffrey Rudolph
Altres noms
Ehrenberg, Gottfried Rudolf
Data de naixement
1921-08-17
Data de defunció
1994-12-03
Gènere
male
Nacionalitat
UK (naturalized 1947)
Germany (birth)
Lloc de naixement
Tübingen, Germany
Lloc de defunció
Cambridge, England, UK
Causa de la mort
heart attack
Llocs de residència
Tübingen, Germany
Prague, Czech Republic
Cambridge, England, UK
Educació
University of London (BA|1943)
University College London (Ph.D|1949)
Professions
historian
professor
Relacions
Elton, Ben (nephew)
Lambert, Sheila (wife)
Elton, Lewis (brother)
Ehrenberg, Victor (father)
Organitzacions
University of Cambridge (Clare College)
University of Glasgow
British Army (WWII)
Ecclesiastical History Society (President, 1983-84)
Selden Society (President, 1983-85)
List and Index Society (founder and president)
Premis i honors
Knight Bachelor (1986)
British Academy (1967)
Royal Historical Society (President, 1974-77)
Biografia breu
Geoffrey Rudolph Elton (Ehrenberg) was born in Germany in 1921, the son of Victor Leopold Ehrenberg and his wife Eva Sommer. The family emigrated to England in 1939. Elton was educated at the University of London and began teaching at Cambridge in 1949, the same year he was awarded PhD. He became Fellow of Clare College, Cambridge, 1954, Professor of Constitutional History at Cambridge, 1967-1983 and Regius Professor of Modern History from 1983-1988. Elton was President of the Royal Historical Society, 1972-1976. As a scholar of Tudor administrative history, Elton reassessed historical conceptions of the Tudor era. He was Knighted in 1986 and died 3 December 1994. Publications include The Tudor Revolution in Government (1953); England under the Tudors (1955), The Tudor Constitution (1960), Reformation Europe (1963), Reform and Renewal (1973), Reform and Reformation: England 1509-1558 (1977), The Parliament of England 1559-1581 (1986), and The English (1992).

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Sencillamente extraordinario. Claridad expositiva combinada con una brillante redacción sin llegar a la pedantería. Muy recomendable para adentrarse en los entresijos de la reforma: religión y política, o dicho de otra manera inquietudes espirituales y su relación con el poder temporal.
 
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Obres
45
També de
7
Membres
2,255
Popularitat
#11,372
Valoració
½ 3.7
Ressenyes
13
ISBN
118
Llengües
6

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