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Sir Raymond Carr

MA, DLitt, FBA, FRHistS, FRSL
11 April 1919 - 19 April 2015
Sir Raymond Carr
  • Background

    • Honorary Fellow, St Antony’s College
    • Director and Professor (1967–8), Latin American Centre, University of Oxford and Fellow (to 1968), then Warden, St Antony’s College, Oxford (from 1964 to 1987)
    • Fellow, New College, Oxford (from 1953 to 1964)
    • Prize Fellow, All Souls College (from 1946 to 1953)
    • Lecturer, University College London (from 1945 to 1946)
    • Undergraduate and Postgraduate, Christ Church, Oxford (from 1937 to 1945)
  • Selected publications

    • (ed.) Spain: A History (New York: OUP, 2000)
    • Visiones de fin de siglo (Taurus, 1999)
    • (ed.) The Chances of Death: a Diary of the Spanish Civil War (Michael Russell, 1995)
    • (ed.) The Spanish Civil War: A History in Pictures (Norton, 1986)
    • Puerto Rico: A Colonial Experiment (Vintage Books, 1984)
    • (with Sara Carr) Fox-Hunting (OUP, 1982)
  • Other professional memberships and roles

    • Member, National Theatre Board (from 1968 to 1977)
    • Chairman, Society for Latin American Studies (from 1966 to 1968)
    • Corresponding Member, Royal Academy of History, Madrid
  • Research awards and grants

    • Award of Merit, Soc. for Spanish Hist. Studies of the US (1987).
    • Leimer Award for Spanish Studies, Univ. of Augsburg (1990).
    • Prince of Asturias Award in Social Scis, Prince of Asturias Foundn (1999).
    • Grand Cross of the Order of Alfonso el Sabio (Spain) (1983).
    • Order of Infante Dom Henrique (Portugal) (1989).