Carcopino, Jérôme
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French ancient historian. Born 27. 6. 1881 in Verneuil-sur-Avre (Normandy), died Paris 17. 3. 1970. 1900–1904 École normale supérieure; Agrégé d’histoire there 1904; 1904–1907 member of the École française de Rome; 1907–1912 schoolteacher at college of Le Havre. 1912 post at Univ. of Algiers. 1914–1919 officer; 1919 doctorate; 1920 prof. ord. at Sorbonne. 1930 elected to Académie des inscriptions et belles-lettres; 1937–1940 Director of the École française de Rome; 1940/41 and 1942–1944 Director of the École normale sup…

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Kirbihler, François, “Carcopino, Jérôme”, 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 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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