Past Stenton Lectures

This series of publications by eminent historians consists of papers which are chronologically wide-ranging, concise in expression and moderate in price. Some are in their second edition and others have been recognised as unique statements on a specialised topic or as lively contributions to scholarly discussions of more general subjects.

STENTON LECTURES STILL IN PRINT

Volumes up to 1984 inclusive are priced at £2.00, those up to 2008 are priced at £3.00, 2010 onwards is £3.50, except the 1995 volume which is £4.00. Reductions of one third are given on all orders of twelve copies or more (single or mixed titles).

1968 - Magna Carta in the Historiography of the 16th and 17th Centuries, Sir Herbert Butterfield

1969 - Splendid Isolation 1763-80, Michael Roberts

1971 - English Linear Measures, Philip Grierson

1973 - Mussolini as a Military Leader, Denis Mack Smith

1974 - The Vikings in Francia, J.M. Wallace-Hadrill

1975 - Rule and Misrule in the Schools of Early Modem England, Keith Thomas

1976 - Relics and Social Status in the Age of Gregory ofTours, P.R.L. Brown

1977 - Horses in Early Modem England: for Service, for Pleasure, for Power, Joan Thirsk

1978 - Platonism, Scholastic Method, and the School of Chartres, Sir Richard Southern

1979 - Ranke as Reformation Historian, A.G. Dickens

1980 - Professionalism, Property and English Society since 1880, Harold Perkin

1981 - What's in a Name? Family Nomenclature and the Norman Conquest, J.C. Holt

1982 - The French Revolution and Democracy, Norman Hampson

1983 - Nuremberg and after: the continuing History of War Crimes and Crimes against Humanity, G. Best

1984 - David I of Scotland (1124-1153): The Balance of New and Old, G.W.S. Barrow

1985- From Iconoclasm to Iconophobia: the Cultural Impact of the Second English Reformation, P. Collinson

1986 - The Modem British Monarchy: a study in Adaptation, John Cannon

1987 - Stubbs and the English State, James Campbell

1988 - Orphans and Foundlings in Early Modem Europe, Brian Pullan

1989 - Insular Outsider? 'British History' and European Integration, K.G. Robbins

1990 - The Piper and the Tune: Medieval Patrons and Monks, Christopher Holdsworth

1991 - The Addled Parliament of 1614: The Limits of Revision, Conrad Russell

1992 - Mozart and the Habsburgs, Derek Beales

1993 - Two Conversions to Christianity: The Bulgarians and the Anglo-Saxons, Henry Mayr-Harting

1994 - Britain and Spain in America: Colonists and Colonized, Sir John Elliott

1995 - How European are the French? Douglas Johnson

1996 - The English and the Community of Europe, Donald Matthew

1997 - The Sense of a Past in Eighteenth-Century Medicine, Ludmilla Jordanova

1998 - Race and War: Lyndon johnson and William Fulbright, Tony Badger

1999 - Re-ordering the Past and Negotiating the Present in Stenton's 'First Century', David Bates

2000 - Past Imperfect: reflections on giving women a past, Olwen Hufton

2001 - 'The Island of England' in the Fifteenth Century: Perceptions of the Peoples of the British Isles,

Ralph Griffiths

2002 - Hitler: Anatomy of a Dictator, Ian Kershaw

2003 - 'Uneasy Lies the Head that Wears a Crown': Dynastic Crises in Tudor and Stewart Britain 1504-1746, John Morrill

2004 - Abraham Lincoln & the Fourth Estate: The White House & the Press during the American Civil War, Richard Carwardine

2005 - Sir Frank Stenton and the Vikings, Janet Nelson

2006 - The Growth of a Provincial Press in Sixteenth-century Europe, Andrew Pettegree

2007 - The Pursuit of Reality: The Nemirovsky Effect, Rod Kedward

2008 - The Challenge of State Building in the Twelfth Century: the Crusader States in Palestine and Syria, Malcolm Barber

2010 - Plentyof People: Perceptions of Population in early modern England, Paul Stack

2013 - 'From Jacobitism to the SNP: the Crown, the Union and the Scottish Question' ,Colin KIdd 

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Stenton's Anglo-Saxon England 50 years on - Donald Matthew- ISBN 9780704904484 £15.00

 

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    Stenton Lecture 2014

    Peter Hennessy, aka Baron Hennessy of Nympsfield, Atlee Professor of Contemporary British History at Queen Mary, University of London

     

    'Writing the History of One's Own Times'

     

    Thursday 27 November 2014. 18.30 pm.

     

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