Robert Wilde

  • M.A. degree from Sheffield University in Medieval Studies
  • Fifteen years of freelance writing experience


Robert Wilde is a former writer for ThoughtCo who wrote about European history. Wilde received a master's degree in medieval studies and a bachelor's from Sheffield University. His first dissertation was on portents and miracles in the work of Gregory of Tours, and his second was on the 13th-century benefactors and purchases of Beaulieu Abbey.

As a historian, Wilde is interested in many periods. However, his professional specialty is early medieval European history.


Wilde received a master's degree in Medieval Studies from Sheffield University. He also holds a bachelor's degree from the same university.

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