Lawrence Stone (NHC Fellow, 1990–91; 1991–92)

Project Title, 1990–91

Broken Lives: Divorce in England, 1660–1857

Princeton University

Project Title, 1991–92

A Nation State at War: Britain 1689–1815

Princeton University

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Fellowship Work Summary, 1990–91

Lawrence Stone completed two books for Oxford University Press — Broken Lives: Separation and Divorce in England 1660-1857 and Uncertain Unions: Marriage in England 1660-1753. He wrote “History and Post-Modernism,” a short note to appear in Past and Present; “The Compulsory Senior Thesis,” for The Princeton Alumni Weekly, and a review of David Cannadine’s The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy for The London Review of Books.