Consulting the Oracle: A Euology for Geoffrey Elton

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scottish history, early modern history


Presents a eulogy for Geoffrey Elton, one of Tudor historians' most accomplished partisans, died in December 1994, at the age of 74. Influence of Earl of Essex Thomas Cromwell to Elton's career; Information about his books; Comments of some historians and Elton's colleagues on his works.