English historian and Member of Parliament
According to Wikipedia,
Edward Gibbon was an English historian, writer, and member of parliament. His most important work, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, published in six volumes between 1776 and 1788, is known for the quality and irony of its prose, its use of primary sources, and its polemical criticism of organised religion.
Edward Gibbon is most known for their academic work in the field of history. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of and literature.
Edward Gibbon has made the following academic contributions: