Reeves, Marjorie E.
REEVES, Marjorie E.
REEVES, Marjorie E. British, b. 1905. Genres: Children's non-fiction, Education, History. Career: Hon. Fellow, St. Anne's and St. Hugh's Colleges, Oxford (Vice-Principal and Fellow, St. Anne's College, Oxford, and University Lecturer, Oxford University, until 1972; joined staff, 1939). Publications: Growing Up in a Modern Society, 1946; Then and There series (The Medieval Village; The Medieval Town; The Medieval Monastery; The Medieval Castle; Alfred and the Danes; The Norman Conquest; Elizabethan Court; A Medieval King Governs; Elizabethan Citizen; Explorers in the Elizabeth Age; Elizabeth Country House), 1956-78; (ed.) Eighteen Plus: Unity and Diversion in Higher Education, 1965; The Influence of Prophecy in the Later Middle Ages, 1969, 2nd ed., 1994; (co-author) The Figurae of Joachim of Fiore, 1972; Joachim and the Prophetic Future, 1976, rev. ed., 1999; Sheepbell and Ploughshare, 1977; Why History?, 1980; (with W. Gould) Joachim of Fiore and the Myth of the Eternal Evangel in the Nineteenth Century, 1987, rev. ed., 2002; The Spanish Armada, 1988; The Crisis in Higher Education: Competence, Delight and the Common Good, 1988; (co-author) The Diaries of Jeffery Whitaker, 1989; (ed.) Prophetic Rome in the High Renaissance Period, 1992; Pursuing the Muses, 1997; The Prophetic Sense of History in Medieval & Renaissance Europe, 1999. Died 2003.