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Koldewey, Robert
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German architectural historian and archaeologist of Western Asia. Born Johann Gustav Eduart Robert K., Blankenburg (Harz), 10. 9. 1855, died Berlin 4. 2. 1925. Studied architecture, archaeology and history of art 1876–c. 1881 at Berlin, Munich and Vienna. From 1882, participant in many excavations around the Mediterranean. 1894 Dr. phil. h. c. at Freiburg. 1895–1900 teacher at Baugewerbeschule (college of architecture), Görlitz; 1899–1917 head of excavations at Babylon; 1900 directorial assistant at the Königlic…

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Matthes, Olaf, “Koldewey, Robert”, 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 19 June 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00382>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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