Laureates 2007

Past - Historians - Authors of Major Works of History

Jacques Le Goff (January 1924 – April 2014)

Jacques Le Goff  (January 1924 – April 2014)

Jacques Le Goff has been recognized as one of the leading historians of the European Middle Ages in the second half of the twentieth century.

From his first work, Les Intellectuels au Moyen Âge (1956) to his last, Faut-il vraiment découper l'histoire en tranches? (2015), he published more than thirty books and edited fifteen others. Throughout his career, he discovered and explored new fields of research - innovations such as his studies of

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