The President's Column

Curry, Anne
December 2010
Historian (02651076);Winter2010, Issue 108, p10
Academic Journal
The author offers opinions on history. The occasion of a snowstorm during a visit to Lyon, France is used by the author to speculate on snow removal in that city during the Middle Ages. She cites the funeral of King Henry IV of Great Britain as an occasion in that period disrupted by severe winter weather. She praises the historical discipline of prosopography, a form of collective biography.


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