Martyn Lyons

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Martyn Lyons (born 1946) is emeritus professor of history and European studies at the University of New South Wales, Australia. [1] He is a specialist in the history of the book, Australian history and French history.

University of New South Wales Australian university

The University of New South Wales is an Australian public research university located in the Sydney suburb of Kensington. UNSW is a top-tier university in Australia as a member of the Australian ‘Group of Eight’. Out of all Australian universities, UNSW attracts the highest number of smart Australian students. UNSW is highly regarded for its Law, Business and Science/ Engineering Schools, where for Law, Accounting and Finance, and Civil Engineering, it is ranked among the top 15 schools globally in the QS World University Rankings. Established in 1949, it is ranked 4th in Australia, 45th in the world, and 2nd in New South Wales according to the 2018 QS World University Rankings.

Lyons was born in London and educated at the University of Oxford. [2]

Selected publications

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  1. Professor Martyn Lyons. UNSW Australia. Retrieved 27 July 2015.
  2. Lyons M. (2011) Books - A Living History. London: Thames and Hudson, cover notes.