Martin Conway is Professor of Modern European History at Balliol College, Oxford and Chair of the History Faculty Board.
Books by Martin Conway
Interviews with Martin Conway
The Sorrow of Belgium
by Hugo Claus
Belgium and the Congo, 1885-1980
by Guy Vanthemsche
King Ottokar’s Sceptre
The Legacy of Nazi Occupation: Patriotic Memory and National Recovery in Western Europe, 1945-1965
by Pieter Lagrou
Souvenirs Pieux (Dear Departed)
by Marguerite Yourcenar
With a keen awareness of the vicissitudes of history and an ironic sense of national identity, Belgium is a country others could learn a lot from. Historian Martin Conway recommends some books to better understand Belgium/België/Belgique.