Dr Chris Lewis

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Name:
Dr Chris Lewis
Qualifications:
Modern History, Oxford, DPhil Oxford on effects of the Norman Conquest on the Welsh Marches
Position/Fellowship type:
Senior Research Fellow
Institute:
Institute of Historical Research
Location:
Room K 4U.18 Department of History King’s College London Strand London WC2R 2LS
Phone:
020 7848 1885
Email address:
christopher.lewis@kcl.ac.uk
Website:
http://www.kcl.ac.uk/schools/humanities/depts/history/staff/research/lewis

Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Modern History
Summary of research interests and expertise:

English and Welsh history in the Central Middle Ages (900–1200); the history of English local history in the earlier 20th century, and the social history of naming (specifically house names of the 1920s and 1930s).

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
01-Jan-2011 The Great Awakening of English Local History

in New Directions in Local History ed. C. Dyer et al
 

01-Jan-2011 A new approach to personal names and cultural identity in nineteenth-century Britain

Balt Onomastikos Tyrimai (2)
 

01-Jan-2008 Edgar, Chester, and the kingdom of the Mercians, 957–9

Edgar, King of the English 959–975: New Interpretations, ed. Donald Scragg, Woodbridge

01-Jan-2008 William Page (1861–1934), general editor of the Victoria County History 1902–34

Making History: The Changing Face of the Profession in Britain

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