Hohl, Ernst
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German ancient historian and classical philologist. Born Stuttgart 18. 4. 1886, died Berlin 24. 2. 1957. After attending the Karlsgymnasium at Stuttgart and serving in the military, studied classical philology and historical science 1905–1910 at Tübingen, Munich and Berlin. 1910/11 student teacher. 1911 doctorate at Tübingen with a thesis on the Historia Augusta. 1912/13 study trip; 1914 habil. at Strasbourg. 1919 prof. ext. of ancient history at Rostock; 1929 prof. ord., 1930/31 and 1946–1948 dean …

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Walter, Uwe, “Hohl, Ernst”, 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 22 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00334>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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