Hugh Ross Williamson


Born
in The United Kingdom
January 01, 1901

Died
January 01, 1978


Hugh Ross Williamson (1901 - 1978) was a prolific British historian, and a dramatist. Starting from a career in the literary world, and having a Nonconformist background, he became an Anglican clergyman in 1943; and later in 1955 a Catholic convert. He wrote many historical works in a Catholic apologist tone. and in 1956 published his autobiography entitled "The Walled Garden".

Average rating: 3.62 · 117 ratings · 18 reviews · 47 distinct works
Who Was the Man in the Iron...

3.19 avg rating — 26 ratings — published 2002
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Catherine de' Medici (Cathe...

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The Gunpowder Plot

4.07 avg rating — 15 ratings — published 1996 — 2 editions
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Young Peoples Book of Saint...

4.75 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 2009
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Lorenzo the Magnificent

3.11 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1974 — 2 editions
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Historical Enigmas, Compris...

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The Flowering Hawthorn

4.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 1999 — 2 editions
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The Beginning of the Englis...

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The Great Betrayal: Some Th...

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 1971
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The Great Prayer

4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2009
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