Martin, Roland
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French classical archaeologist. Born 15. 4. 1912 at Chaux-la-Lotière in Franche-Comté, died Fixin, Burgundy, 14. 1. 1997. 1934–1938 studied classical studies at the Sorbonne and École normale supérieure in Paris. 1938–1946 member of the École française d’Athènes; Habil. in Paris 1950 on the Greek agora. 1946–1971 at Univ. of Dijon, initially as lecturer, then from 1956 as prof. ord. in archaeology. 1965–1980 Directeur d’études at École pratique des hautes études (EPHE) in Paris. 1971–1980 prof. ord. at Uni…

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Hellmann, Marie-Christine, “Martin, Roland”, 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 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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