David Cannadine

Sir David Cannadine was born in Birmingham, England, in 1950 and educated at Cambridge, Oxford, and Princeton. He is the author of many acclaimed books, including "The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy, G. M. Trevelyan, " "History in Our Time, Class in Britain, Ornamentalism, "and "Mellon." He has taught at Cambridge and Columbia Universities and has also served as director of the Institute of Historical Research, University of London. He is currently Dodge Professor of History at...See more