John Edward Christopher Hill (6 February 1912 – 23 February 2003), usually known simply as Christopher Hill, was an English Marxist historian and author of textbooks.
Hill was born on 6 February 1912, Bishopthorpe Road, York, to Edward Harold Hill and Janet Augusta (née Dickinson). His father was a solicitor and the family were devout Methodists. He attended St Peter's School, York. At ... more »
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''Only very slowly and late have men come to realize that unless freedom is universal it is only extended privilege.''Christopher Hill (b. 1912), British historian. The Century of Revolution, ch. 20 (1961).