Pierre Goubert (French pronunciation: [pjɛʁ ɡubɛʁ]; 25 January 1915 – 16 January 2012) was a French historian. A member of the Annales School, he is considered one of the founders of historical demography and modern rural history. He was a noted specialist on the 17th century, especially of the Ancien Régime societies and mentalities.[1]


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  1. ^ e-TF1 (2012-01-21). "Décès de l'historien Pierre Goubert à l'âge de 96 ans - Actu France en continu - TF1 News". Lci.tf1.fr. Archived from the original on 2012-01-22. Retrieved 2012-01-26.((cite web)): CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)