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Marc Bloch

(1886—1944)

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Annales School

Annales School  

[Th]A French school of historical thought, established by Marc Bloch and Lucien Febvre in the late 1920s and developed by Fernand Braudel in the 1950s and 1960s, which focuses on the idea of the ...
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The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French

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(1886–1944).

French historian, cofounder of Annales. A champion of comparative and ‘structural’ history who owed much

Bloch, Marc

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Dictionary of the Social Sciences

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(1886–1944)

A French historian who specialized in Medieval Europe and cofounded (with Lucien Febvre and Fernand Braudel)

Bloch, Marc

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Carole K. Fink

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

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(1886–1944), French historian and cofounder with Lucien Febvre of the journal the Annales d'Histoire Économique et Sociale (from ...

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Who's Who in the Twentieth Century

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French historian, who died fighting with the Resistance in World War II. Of French-Alsatian Jewish descent, Block was born in Lyons, where his father taught ancient history. He ... More
Fernand Braudel

Fernand Braudel  

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(1902–85)Frenchhistorian, best known as a leading light of the Annales School, and from his elevation to the Collège de France in 1949 until his death one of the most influential historians in ...
feudalism

feudalism  

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[De]A strictly hierarchical political and economic system in which land is granted in return for military or labour services.
Historiography

Historiography  

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As in other parts of Europe, French historical writing has gone through a number of more or less distinct phases since the Middle Ages, of which it may be useful ...
Judaism and Jews in France

Judaism and Jews in France  

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The history of Jews and Judaism in France falls into two broad sections: before and after the emancipation act of 1791, which accorded full citizenship to the Jewish ‘nations’. The ...

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