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Dame Olwen Hufton, DBE, FBA, FRHistS (born 1938) is one of the foremost historians of early modern Europe and a pioneer of social history and of women's history. Hufton is an expert on Early Modern, western European comparative socio-cultural history with special emphasis on gender, poverty, social relations, religion and work. In 2006 she joined Royal Holloway as a part-time Professorial Research Fellow in the History Department.

Of her monographs, The Poor of Eighteenth Century France 1750-1789 (1974) examines the experiences of poverty, while The Prospect Before Her: A History of Women in Western Europe - Volume One, 1500-1800 is a rich, engaging and accessible study of the experience of early modern woman. Hufton is currently writing a study of fundraising for charitable and educational initiatives in the Roman Catholic Counter Reformation and finishing the second volume of her history of women, from 1800 to 2000.

Hufton is a Fellow of the British Academy and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. She was made a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2004.

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Total Books: 11
Frauenleben Eine europische Geschichte 1500-1800
2002 - Frauenleben Eine Europische Geschichte 1500-1800 (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9783596155149
ISBN-10: 3596155142
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18th Century France
2002 - 18th Century France (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780006862000
ISBN-10: 0006862004
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Europe Privilege and Protest 1730-1789
2001 - Europe Privilege and Protest 1730-1789 [Blackwell Classic Histories of Europe] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780631213819
ISBN-10: 0631213813
Genres: Business & Money, History
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Europe Privilege and Protest 1730-1789
2001 - Europe Privilege and Protest 1730-1789 [Blackwell Classic Histories of Europe] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780631215134
ISBN-10: 0631215131
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The Prospect Before Her  A History of a Woman in Western Europe  1500-1800
1998 - The Prospect Before Her a History of a Woman in Western Europe 1500-1800 [Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780679768180
ISBN-10: 0679768181
Genres: History, Nonfiction
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Prospect Before Her
1996 - Prospect Before Her (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780517480861
ISBN-10: 0517480867
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The Prospect Before Her  A History of Women in Western Europe 1500-1800
1996 - The Prospect Before Her a History of Women in Western Europe 1500-1800 [Prospect Before Her: a History of Women in Western Europe] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780679450306
ISBN-10: 0679450300
Genre: Nonfiction
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The prospect before her a history of women in Western Europe volume one 1500-1800
Prospect Before Her A History of Women in Western Europe 1500 - 1800
Prospect Before Her A History of Women In Western Europe 1500-1800