Heichelheim, Fritz Moritz
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German-Canadian ancient historian, papyrologist and numismatist. Born Giessen 6. 5. 1901, died Toronto 22. 4. 1968. 1919 studied classical philology, history and Arabic studies at Giessen. Staatsexamen (teaching certificate) 1923; doctorate 1925; habil. 1929; priv.-doz. at Giessen. Dismissed May 1933, emigrated to Britain. 1942 assistant lecturer and lecturer at Univ. of Nottingham. 1948 lecturer, 1953 assistant prof., 1960 associate prof. at Univ. of Toronto; from 1962 full prof. of Greek and Roman History there.

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Ehling, Kay, “Heichelheim, Fritz Moritz”, 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 17 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00313>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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