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Professor Peter Marshall FBA

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Appointments

Current post

  • Rhodes Professor of Imperial History Emeritus, King's College London

Past Appointments

  • Lecturer, Reader then Professor of History, King's College London University of London, 1959 - 1980
  • Rhodes Professor of Imperial History, King's College London University of London, 1980 - 1993
  • Rhodes Professor of Imperial History Emeritus, King's College London, King's College London University of London, 1993

Publications

East India fortunes: the British in Bengal in the 18th century (1976)

1970

The speeches and writings of Edmund Burke (vols 5, 6 and 7) (1981, 1991, 2000)

1970

Oxford history of the British Empire: vol II, the 18th century (1998)

1970

The Making and Unmaking of Empires: Britain, India, and America c. 1750-1783 Oxford, (2005)

1970

Remaking the British Atlantic: The United States and the British Empire after American Independence Oxford, (2012)

1970

Other Early Modern History to 1850 Fellows

Professor Colin Jones

History of France, especially 17th to 19th centuries; French Revolution; history of medicine; cultural history

Professor Martin Rudwick

History of earth sciences, especially the reconstruction of the earth's pre-human history, 1750-1850; the history of visual imagery in the natural sciences; epistemic issues in field- and museum-based sciences

Professor Alex Walsham

The religious and cultural history of early modern Britain, especially the impact, reception and repercussions of the Protestant and Catholic Reformations

Professor Colin Kidd

Intellectual history of the British world from the 17th century onwards; history of race, ethnicity and nationhood; constitutional theory; Scottish history