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Balliol College: A History, 1263 1939 John Jones

Balliol College: A History, 1263 1939

John Jones

Published August 25th 1988
ISBN : 9780199201624
Hardcover
362 pages
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 About the Book 

Without interruption, Balliol has existed as a community of scholars on its present site since about 1263, making it the oldest College in Oxford or Cambridge. This book draws on previously unavailable material to reassess Balliols history andMoreWithout interruption, Balliol has existed as a community of scholars on its present site since about 1263, making it the oldest College in Oxford or Cambridge. This book draws on previously unavailable material to reassess Balliols history and influence, covering such distinguished alumni and members as Benjamin Jowett- Matthew Arnold- Graham Greene- Anthony Powell- Archbishops Tait, Temple, and Lang- Prime Ministers Asquith, Macmillan and Heath.