Laroche, Emmanuel
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French ancient Near Eastern scholar and Hittitologist. Born Clamart 11. 7. 1914, died Paris 16. 6. 1991. 1936–1939 École normale supérieure, 1939 agrégation de grammaire (teaching certificate); 1940–1942 teacher at school in Chartres. 1942–1945 assistant at Univ. of Nancy; 1946–1972 prof. of comparative grammar at Univ. of Strasbourg while also teaching at the École pratique des hautes études (EPHE) in Paris; 1954–1982 director of Section V (religious science) of the EPHE. 1965–1975 director of the Institut français d’arc…

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Klinger, Jörg, “Laroche, Emmanuel”, 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 16 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00404>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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