The Info List - T. C. W. Blanning

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TIMOTHY CHARLES WILLIAM "TIM" BLANNING, FBA (born 21 Apr 1942), known as TIMOTHY C. W. BLANNING, is a British historian and academic. He is a Fellow of Sidney Sussex College
Sidney Sussex College
and retired Professor of Modern European History at the University of Cambridge . His scholarly work focuses on the history of Continental Europe from the 17th century to the beginning of the First World War .


* 1 Honours

* 2 Works

* 2.1 Books authored * 2.2 Books edited

* 3 References * 4 External links


In 1990, Blanning was elected a Fellow of the British Academy (FBA). In September 2016, he was awarded the British Academy Medal for his book Frederick the Great: King of Prussia (2015).



* Joseph II and Enlightened Despotism (Longman, 1970) * Reform and Revolution in Mainz, 1743–1803 (Cambridge University Press, 1974) * The French Revolution in Germany: Occupation and Resistance in the Rhineland, 1792-1802 (Oxford University Press, 1983) * The Origins of the French Revolutionary Wars (Longman, 1986) * The French Revolution: Aristocrats versus Bourgeois? (Macmillan, 1987) * Joseph II (Longman, 1994) * The French Revolutionary Wars 1787-1802 (Edward Arnold, 1996) * The French Revolution: Class War or Culture Clash? (Macmillan, 1997) * The Culture of Power and the Power of Culture: Old Regime Europe, 1660-1789 (Oxford University Press, 2002) * The Pursuit of Glory: Europe 1648–1815 (Penguin, 2007) * The Triumph of Music: The Rise of Composers, Musicians and Their Art (2008) * The Romantic Revolution: A History (2011) * Frederick the Great: King of Prussia (Allen Lane, 2015)


* The Oxford Illustrated History of Modern Europe (Oxford University Press, 1996) * The Rise and Fall of the French Revolution (Chicago University Press, 1996) * with David Cannadine
David Cannadine
(eds.), History and Biography: Essays in Honour of Derek Beales (Cambridge, 1996) * with Peter Wende (eds.), Reform in Great Britain and Germany, 1750-1850 (Oxford, 1999) * The Short Oxford History of Europe, vol. 8: The Eighteenth Century and vol. 9: The Nineteenth Century (Oxford University Press, 2000) * The Oxford History of Modern Europe (Oxford University Press, 2000) * with Hagen Schulze (eds.), Unity and Diversity in European Culture c. 1800 (Oxford, 2006)


* ^ "Professor Timothy Blanning". British Academy. Retrieved 30 July 2017. * ^ "British Academy announces 2016 prizes and medal winners". British Academy. 27 September 2016. Retrieved 30 July 2017.