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Barbara Fitzgerald Harvey CBE FBA (born 1928) is a British medieval historian.

She was the joint winner of the Wolfson History Prize in 1993 for her book Living and Dying in England 1100–1540: The Monastic Experience, which examines the lives of monks at Westminster Abbey, one of England's greatest medieval monasteries. Since 1993 she has been emeritus fellow of Somerville College, Oxford.[1] In 1982 she was elected a Fellow of the British Academy.[2]


  1. ^ "Emeritus Fellows". Somerville College, Oxford. Archived from the original on 23 August 2017. Retrieved 7 July 2017.
  2. ^ "Fellows of the British Academy". British Academy. Archived from the original on 27 July 2014. Retrieved 27 July 2014.

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