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Professor Sir Paul Preston FBA

About this Fellow

Appointments

Current post

  • Principe de Asturias Professor of Contemporary Spanish Studies, London School of Economics

Past Appointments

  • Professor of International History, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1991 - 1994
  • Príncipe de Asturias Professor of Contemporary Spanish History, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1994
  • Principe de Asturias Professor of Contemporary Spanish Studies, London School of Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 2002
  • Professor of International History, London Schoolof Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science University of London, 1991

Publications

The coming of the Spanish Civil War: reform, reaction and revolution in the Second Republic 1978

1970

Franco: a biography 1993

1970

Comrades: portraits from the Spanish Civil War 1999

1970

Other Modern History from 1850 Fellows

Professor Carolyn Steedman

The social & cultural history of the English eighteenth & nineteenth centuries, with a focus of categories such as 'law' & 'labour' in the making of seflhood & identity

Professor David Blackbourn

The social, political & cultural history of Germany in the long 19th centure; Germans & the natural world; German transnational history since the 16th century.

Professor Hans Van De Ven

The history of modern China from 1850, especially the history of warfare, globalisation, and revolution in China

Professor Peter Mandler

Modern British history, especially cultural, intellectual and social; the histories of the humanities and social sciences in comparative perspective