Author:Henry William Carless Davis

Henry William Carless Davis
British historian, editor of the Dictionary of National Biography, and Oxford Regius Professor of Modern History
This author wrote articles for the 1911 Encyclopædia Britannica.
Articles attributed to this author are designated in EB1911 by the initials "H. W. C. D."


  • Balliol College (1899)
  • Charlemagne (Charles the Great): The Hero of Two Nations (1900)
  • The Anarchy of Stephen's Reign (1903)
  • England Under the Normans and Angevins, 1066–1272 (1905)
  • Medieval Europe (1911)
  • The Political Thought of Heinrich von Treitschke (1914)

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The author died in 1928, so works by this author are also in the public domain in countries and areas where the copyright term is the author's life plus 80 years or less. Works by this author may also be in the public domain in countries and areas with longer native copyright terms that apply the rule of the shorter term to foreign works.