Interviews with Historians - Interview with Sir John (Hrothgar) Habakkuk
Authors/Speakers/Subjects: Sir John (Hrothgar) Habakkuk
Published Date: 01 Mar 2001
Duration: 60 minutes 10 seconds
An interview, conducted in March 2001 by Negley Harte, of Sir John (Hrothgar) Habakkuk. He was one of the intellectually most high-powered men of his generation and a leading economic historian, first at Cambridge and then at Oxford. He became an outstanding head of Jesus College, Oxford, and then an outstanding vice-chancellor of the university. He died in November 2002.