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Linda Colley

Born: 13-Sep-1949
Birthplace: Chester, Cheshire, England

Gender: Female
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: England
Executive summary: Britons: Forging the Nation

Husband: David Cannadine (historian, m. 1982)

    University: Bristol University
    University: Cambridge University
    Fellow: Christ's College, Cambridge University
    Professor: History, London School of Economics
    Professor: History, Yale University
    Professor: History, Princeton University

    British Academy 1999
    British Library Board of Directors (1999-2003)
    Princeton University Press Trustee (2007-12)
    Royal Historical Society 1988
    Royal Society of Literature 1999
    Commander of the British Empire 2009
    Wolfson Prize 1993

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Author of books:
In Defiance of Oligarchy: The Tory Party, 1714-60 (1982, history)
Lewis Namier (1989, biography)
Britons: Forging the Nation, 1707-1837 (1992, history)
Captives: Britain, Empire and the World, 1600-1850 (2002, history)
The Ordeal of Elizabeth Marsh: A Woman in World History (2007, biography)
Acts of Union and Disunion (2014, history)

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