Donald Sassoon is emeritus professor of comparative European History at Queen Mary, University of London. He is the author, among other works, of One Hundred Years of Socialism and The Culture of the Europeans:1800 to the Present. Eric Hobsbawm was his PhD supervisor and later lifelong friend.
Published in: HomeRemember us with forbearance: the unrepentant Eric Hobsbawm, an obituary
A fellow historian celebrates the life of one of the greatest British exponents of one strand of the tradition of...
Published in: HomeWho risks whose future?
It is 12 January 2003 and US president Bush has rallied his troops for what he calls “The first war of the 21st...