From Conservapedia
Jump to: navigation, search

This is a guide to the world's major historians categorized by their area of study. See also History for overview of historiography


World history

see World history

Ancient history

Medieval history

Modern history



U.S., History

Civil War and Reconstruction


Dunning School

Latin America





Ireland, history

Czech historians

  • Bohuslav Balbín (1621–88)
  • Gelasius Dibner (1719-1790)
  • Josef Dobrofský (1753-1829)
  • František Palacký (1798-1876) - 5 vol history to 1526
  • Jaroslav Goll (1846-1929) - leader of scientific school
  • Václav Novotný (1869-1932) -Hussites
  • Josef Pekař (1870-1937), social and economic

History of France

Annales School

outside France

History of Germany

20th century scholars in Germany

outside Germany


Italy, history





Slovenia, history



The Middle East



Korea, history


  • A. L. Basham (1914-1986)
  • Urvashi Butalia
  • Bipin Chandra
  • Nicholas Dirks
  • Ranajit Guha
  • Ayesha Jalal
  • Christian Lassen
  • Patrick Olivelle
  • Sumit Sarkar Indian marxist historian[64]
  • Tanika Sarkar
  • Percival Spear, British scholar of Imperialism
  • Romila Thapar
  • Thomas Trautmann, British Orientalism


  • Beasley, W.G.[65]
  • Bix, Herbert P. Hirohito
  • Coox, Alvin D. World War II
  • Dower, John. 1940s
  • Gluck, Carol. intellectual
  • Hall, John W.
  • Harootunian, H. D. intellectual
  • Iriye, Akira.diplomacy
  • Jansen, Marius B. 19th century
  • McClain, James L.
  • Najita, Tetsuo. intellectual
  • Sansom, G. B.[66]
  • Smith, Thomas C. economics
  • Totman, Conrad. political






The Papacy

  • Pastor, Ludwig von. History of the Popes From the Close of the Middle Ages, (1894-1930), 16 vol, older Catholic history online from books.google.com


Art history

Economic history

Military History

Maritime history


History of ideas

History of international relations

History of science and technology


  1. C.T. McIntire, Herbert Butterfield (2004) excerpt and text search
  2. See The Idea of History: With Lectures 1926-1928
  3. See The Practice of History
  4. See []
  5. Pieter Geyl, The Revolt of the Netherlands: 1555-1609 (1958) online edition
  6. See
  7. See [1] and [2]
  8. See revised edition
  9. See McNeill, The Pursuit of Truth: A Historian's Memoir (2005)
  10. B. V. Johnston, Pitirim A. Sorokin an Intelellectual Biography (1995)
  11. William H. McNeill, Arnold J. Toynbee: A Life (1990)
  12. Jeffrey C. Herndon, Eric Voegelin and the Problem of Christian Political Order (2007) excerpt and text search
  13. see excerpt and text search
  14. See
  15. See
  16. See
  17. see online edition
  18. see
  19. Kenneth W. Frank, "Pirenne Again: A Muslim Viewpoint," The History Teacher, Vol. 26, No. 3 (May, 1993), pp. 371-383 in JSTOR
  20. Beard had two highly influential books, Economic Interpretation of the Constitution (1913), and "Rise of American Civilization (1927, with Mary Beard); see Kent Blaser, "The Rise of American Civilization and the Contemporary Crisis in American Historiography," The History Teacher, Vol. 26, No. 1 (Nov., 1992), pp. 71-90 in JSTOR
  21. his books
  22. See his books
  23. see his books
  24. See his books
  25. F. M. Powicke, "Henri Pirenne," The English Historical Review, Vol. 51, No. 201 (Jan., 1936), pp. 79-89 in JSTOR
  26. James Anthony. Froude, History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Defeat of the Spanish Armada (1856) 10 vol complete text online
  27. David Hume, The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Cæsar to the Abdication of James II, 1688 (6 vols, 1754-1762). online edition
  28. John Lingard, The History of England, (1850), online edition
  29. See Linda Colley, Lewis Namier (1989).
  30. See J. S. A. Adamson, "Eminent Victorians: S. R. Gardiner and the Liberal as Hero." Historical Journal 1990 33(3): 641-657. in Jstor
  31. see
  32. see
  33. see
  34. see
  35. see
  36. see
  37. see
  38. see
  39. see
  40. see
  41. see
  42. see
  43. See
  44. Petrus Johannes Blok. History of the People of the Netherlands (5 vol 1898-1912) part 1 to 1500, online from Google; part 2 to 1559. online from Google; part 3: The War with Spain 1559-162, online from Google; part 4 on Golden Age online from Google; online edition from Google, vol 5 on 18th and 19th century
  45. J. C. H. Blom, and E. Lamberts, eds. History of the Low Countries (2006) 504pp excerpt and text search; also complete edition online
  46. Pieter Geyl, The Revolt of the Netherlands: 1555-1609 (1958) online edition
  47. Peter Burke, "Historians and Their Times: Huizinga, Prophet of 'Blood and Roses.'" History Today 1986 36(Nov): 23-28. Issn: 0018-2753 Fulltext: EBSCO; William U. Bouwsma, "The Waning of the Middle Ages by Johan Huizinga." Daedalus 1974 103(1): 35-43. Issn: 0011-5266; R. L. Colie, "Johan Huizinga and the Task of Cultural History." American Historical Review 1964 69(3): 607-630 in JSTOR; Robert Anchor, "History and Play: Johan Huizinga and His Critics," History and Theory, Vol. 17, No. 1 (Feb., 1978), pp. 63-93 in JSTOR
  48. Jonathan Israel, The Dutch Republic: Its Rise, Greatness, and Fall, 1477-1806 (1995) complete online edition; also excerpt and text search
  49. J. C. H. Blom, "Ludovico Locuto, Porta Aperta: Enige Notities over Deel XII En XIII Van L. De Jongs Koninkrijk Der Nederlanden in De Tweede Wereldoorlog." [After Louis Spoke, Everything Was Clear: Some Notes on Volumes 12 and 13 of Louis De Jong's Kingdom of the Netherlands in World War Ii]. Bijdragen En Mededelingen Betreffende De Geschiedenis Der Nederlanden 1990 105(2): 244-264. Issn: 0165-0505 review of a great masterpiece.
  50. John Lothrop Motley, The Rise of the Dutch Republic, 1555-84 (2 vol. 1856) Gutenberg editions online and History of the United Netherlands, 1584-1609 (4 vol., 1860–67) Gutenberg editions online For a criticism of Motler see Robert Wheaton, "Motley and the Dutch Historians." New England Quarterly 1962 35(3): 318-336. in Jstor
  51. A. C. Otto, "Theorie En Praktijk in De Theoretische Geschiedenis Van Jan Romein" [Theory and Practice in the "Theoretical History" of Jan Romein]. Theoretische Geschiedenis 1994 21(3): 257-270. Issn: 0167-8310
  52. See Arthur van Riel, "Review: Rethinking the Economic History of the Dutch Republic: The Rise and Decline of Economic Modernity Before the Advent of Industrialized Growth," The Journal of Economic History, Vol. 56, No. 1 (Mar., 1996), pp. 223-229 in JSTOR
  53. See
  54. See Michael Cox, , ed., E.H. Carr: a critical appraisal, (2000)
  55. See
  56. See []
  57. See
  58. See
  59. See online
  60. See
  61. See []
  62. See
  63. See survey
  64. See his books
  65. see 1963 history
  66. See 1962 history
  67. see his books
  68. See his books
  69. See
  70. See
  71. See
  72. See
  73. See
  74. See
  75. See
  76. See
  77. See []
  78. See []
  79. see his books
  80. See his books
  81. See his books
  82. See his books
  83. See
  84. See
  85. see [ his books]
  86. see [ his books]
  87. see [ his books]
  88. See his books
  89. See full text of major books
  90. See his books
  91. see his books
  92. see his book
  93. see his books
  94. Arthur O. Lovejoy, The Great Chain of Being: A Study of the History of an Idea. (1936); John P. Diggins, "Arthur O. Lovejoy and the Challenge of Intellectual History," Journal of the History of Ideas Volume 67, Number 1, January 2006, pp. 181-208 in Project Muse; Daniel J. Wilson, Arthur O. Lovejoy and the Quest for Intelligibility (1980)
  95. John P. Diggins, The Lost Soul of American Politics: Virtue, Self-Interest, and the Foundations of Liberalism (1984)
  96. J. G. A. Pocock, The Machiavellian Moment: Florentine Political Thought and the Atlantic Tradition (1975).
  97. Quentin Skinner, "Meaning and Understanding in the History of Ideas," History & Theory 8 (1969): 3–53.
  98. See his books
  99. Thomas S. Kuhn, The Copernican Revolution (1957); Kuhn, The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. (1962, 1970); Steven Fuller, Thomas Kuhn: A Philosophical History for Our Times (2000)
  100. See