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H. A. L. Fisher

AKA Herbert Albert Laurens Fisher

Born: 21-Mar-1865
Birthplace: London, England
Died: 18-Apr-1940
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian, Politician

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Medieval Empire

Father: Herbert William Fisher (b. 1826, d. 1903)
Mother: Mary Louisa Jackson (b. 1841, d. 1916)
Sister: Adeline Maria Fisher (m. Ralph Vaughan Williams)
Sister: Florence Henrietta Fisher (m. F. W. Maitland)
Wife: Lettice Ilbert (m. 1899, until his death, d. 1956, one daughter)
Daughter: Mary Bennett

    High School: Winchester College
    University: BA, New College, Oxford University (1888)
    Vice Chancellor: University of Sheffield (1913-17)
    Administrator: Warden, New College, Oxford University (1926-40)

    UK Member of Parliament for Combined English Universities (1918-26)
    UK Member of Parliament for Sheffield Hallam (1916-18)
    UK Minister President of the Board of Education (1916-22)

Author of books:
The Medieval Empire (1898, history)
Studies in Napoleonic Statesmanship: Germany (1903, history)
Bonapartism: Six Lectures (1908, history)
Frederic William Maitland, Downing Professor of the Laws of England: A Biographical Sketch (1910, biography)
The Republican Tradition in Europe (1911, history)
Napoleon (1911, biography)
Studies in History and Politics (1920, history)
The Common Weal (1924, politics)
Our New Religion (1929, religion)

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