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Arthur Raymond Hibbert, mer känd som Christopher Hibbert, född 5 mars 1924 i Enderby, död 21 december 2008 i Henley-on-Thames, var en brittisk författare och historiker.[1] Tillsammans med bokhandlaren Ben Weinreb sammanställde han uppslagsverket The London Encyclopaedia som utgavs 1983. Hibbert var ledamot i Royal Society of Literature.[2]

Christopher Hibbert
Född5 mars 1924
Enderby, England
Död21 december 2008 (84 år)
Henley-on-Thames, England
Alma materOriel College, Oxfords universitet
Yrke/uppdragFörfattare, historiker
Känd förBiografier
The London Encyclopaedia

BibliografiRedigera

  • 1957The Road to Tyburn
  • 1958King Mob
  • 1959Wolfe at Quebec
  • 1961Corunna
  • 1961The Destruction of Lord Raglan
  • 1962Benito Mussolini: A Biography (Mussolini: En biografi, översättning: Magnus K:son Lindberg, 1962)
  • 1963The Roots of Evil: A Social History of Crime and Punishment
  • 1964Agincourt
  • 1964The Court at Windsor
  • 1965Garibaldi and His Enemies
  • 1967The Making of Charles Dickens
  • 1967Waterloo: Napoleon's Last Campaign
  • 1968Charles I
  • 1969London: The Biography of a City
  • 1969The Search for King Arthur
  • 1970Anzio: The Bid for Rome
  • 1970The Dragon Wakes: China and the West, 1793–1911
  • 1971The Personal History of Samuel Johnson
  • 1971Tower of London
  • 1971Versailles
  • 1972George IV: Prince of Wales, 1762–1811
  • 1973George IV: Regent and King, 1811–1830
  • 1974The Rise and Fall of the House of Medici
  • 1975The Battle of Arnhem
  • 1975The Illustrated London News: Social History of Victorian Britain
  • 1976Edward VII: A Portrait
  • 1976The Royal Victorians: King Edward VII, His Family and Friends
  • 1978Disraeli and His World
  • 1978The Great Mutiny: India 1857
  • 1979Court of St. James's: The Monarch at Work from Victoria to Elizabeth II
  • 1980The French Revolution
  • 1981Greville's England: Selections from the Diaries of Charles Greville, 1818–1860
  • 1981The Emperors of China
  • 1982Africa Explored: Europeans in the Dark Continent, 1769–1889
  • 1982The Popes
  • 1983The London Encyclopaedia (tillsammans med Ben Weinreb)
  • 1984Queen Victoria in Her Letters and Journals
  • 1985Rome: The Biography of a City
  • 1987A Guide to Royal London
  • 1987Cities and Civilizations
  • 1987The English: A Social History 1066–1945
  • 1987The Grand Tour
  • 1988London's Churches
  • 1988The Encyclopaedia of Oxford
  • 1988Venice: The Biography of a City
  • 1990Redcoats and Rebels: The War for America 1770–1781
  • 1990The Virgin Queen: The Personal History of Elizabeth I
  • 1992The Story of England
  • 1993Cavaliers & Roundheads: The English at War, 1642–1649
  • 1993Florence: The Biography of a City
  • 1994Nelson: A Personal History
  • 1997Wellington: A Personal History
  • 1998George III: A Personal History
  • 2000Queen Victoria: A Personal History
  • 2001The Marlboroughs: John and Sarah Churchill, 1650–1744
  • 2002Napoleon: His Wives and Women
  • 2004Disraeli: A Personal History
  • 2008The Borgias and Their Enemies: 1431–1519 (Borgia: Berättelsen om en ondskefull familj, översättning: Ulf Gyllenhak, 2013)

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NoterRedigera

  1. ^ ”Christopher Hibbert, 84, British Popular Historian”. NYTimes.com. https://www.nytimes.com/2009/01/06/books/06hibbert.html. Läst 6 april 2018. 
  2. ^ ”Christopher Hibbert”. US.Macmillan.com. http://us.macmillan.com/author/christopherhibbert. Läst 6 april 2018. 

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