Bérard, Victor
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French historian and classical philologist. Born 10. 8. 1864 in Morez (Jura), died 13. 11. 1931 in Paris. 1884–1887 studied history at the École normale supérieure in Paris; 1887–1890 member of the École française d’Athènes; 1894 doctorate [2]. 1896–1908 Maître de conférences (state lecturer) at the École des hautes études (EHE) in Paris in historical geography, which he also taught until 1914 at the École supérieure de marine in Paris; 1908–1931 head of the Dept. of Historical Geography at EHE. 1904–…

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Lozar, Angelika, “Bérard, Victor”, in: Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary, English edition by Chad M. Schroeder (2014). Original German-language edition: Geschichte der Altertumswissenschaften: Biographisches Lexikon. Herausgegeven von Peter Kuhlmann und Helmuth Schneider. Serie: Der Neue Pauly Supplemente 1. Staffel, herausgegeben von Hubert Cancik, Manfred Landfester und Helmuth Schneider, vol. 6. Stuttgart, Germany. Copyright © J.B. Metzlersche Verlagsbuchhandlung und Carl Ernst Poeschel Verlag GmbH (2012). Consulted online on 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00046>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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