Lois G. Schwoerer

Lois Green Schwoerer is an American historian of seventeenth century England and Elmer Louis Kayser Professor Emeritus of History.[1]

She has contributed four articles to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.[2]


  • ‘No Standing Armies’: Antiarmy Ideology in Seventeenth-century England (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1974).
  • The Declaration of Rights, 1689 (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1981).
  • Lady Rachel Russell: One of the Best of Women (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987).
  • ‘The coronation of William and Mary, April 11, 1689’, in Lois G. Schwoerer (ed.), The Revolution of 1688-89: Changing Perspectives (Cambridge University Press, 1992), pp. 107–130.
  • 'The Varieties of British Political Thought 1500-1800,' ed. J.G.A. Pocock; co-eds. Gordon J. Schochet and Lois G. Schwoerer (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1994)
  • The Ingenious Mr. Henry Care, Restoration Publicist (The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001).
  • 'Gun Culture in Early Modern England (Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2016).


  1. ^ Profile at the Colombian College of Arts and Sciences.
  2. ^ Contributor page at the ODNB.