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David Cannadine

SIR DAVID CANNADINE  is the Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Professor of British History at the Institute of Historical Research, University of London. Since 2005 Professor Cannadine has been Chairman of the Trustees of the National Portrait Gallery. He is also a Trustee of the Kennedy Memorial Trust, the British Empire and Commonwealth Museum, and the Rothschild Archive, a Commissioner for English Heritage, a Member of the East of England Regional Committee for the National Trust, and a member of the Advisory Committee of the Royal Mint. He is Vice-Chair of the Editorial Board of Past and Present, a member of the Editorial Board of the History of Parliament, and a judge for the Wolfson Prize for History. He has been a member of the Advisory Council of the National Archives, a member of the Archives Task Force, and a Historical Advisor to the Cabinet War Rooms / Churchill Museum. He is also a regular broadcaster on television and radio in the United Kingdom.

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The Right Kind of History
Teaching the Past in Twentieth-Century England

Palgrave Macmillan
The fruit of a two-year research project, this book aims to provide the first historical account of the teaching of history in twentieth-century England, and a...
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Making History Now and Then
Discoveries, Controversies and Explorations

Palgrave Macmillan
'History makes plain the complexity and contingency of human affairs and the range and variety of human experience; it enjoins suspicion of simplistic...
David Cannadine

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