Bosch Gimpera, Pedro (Pere)
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Spanish-Mexican prehistorian and archaeologist. Born Barcelona 22. 3. 1892, died Mexico City 9. 10. 1974. Graduated in philosophy, literature and law from the Univ. of Barcelona in 1910. Studied Greek philology (with Wilamowitz-Moellendorff et al.), classical archaeology, history and prehistory 1911/12 and 1913/14 at Berlin. 1916–1933 prof. ord. of ancient and medieval history, then 1933–1939 prehistory, at Univ. of Barcelona; also rector there 1933–1939. 1937–1939 C…

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Díaz-Andreu, Margarita, “Bosch Gimpera, Pedro (Pere)”, 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 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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