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 over the past fifty years.

From his first work, Les intellectuels au Moyen Age (1956) to his most recent one, Heros et merveilles du Moyen Age (2005), he published more than thirty books and edited fifteen others. Most of them have been translated from French into other languages. Throughout his career, he discovered and explored new fields of

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