Chichele Professor of the History of War at the University of Oxford

Peter H. Wilson is the Chichele Professor of the History of War at the University of Oxford, a Fellow of All Souls College, and Principal Investigator of a research project on the ‘European Fiscal-Military System 1530-1870’ funded by the European Research Council (2018-25). His books have been translated into Chinese, German, Italian, Japanese, Macedonian, Polish, and Spanish, and include Iron and Blood: A Military History of the German-speaking Peoples since 1500 (2022), Lützen (2018),  The Holy Roman Empire: A Thousand Years of Europe’s History (2016), and Europe’s Tragedy: A History of the Thirty Years War (2009).

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