Momigliano, Arnaldo Dante
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Italian historian. Born 5. 9. 1908 in Caraglio (Piedmont), died London 1. 9. 1987. Studied at Turin and Rome from 1925; from 1932 prof. of Greek history at Rome, 1938 prof. of Roman history at Turin. Emigrated to Britain 1939; 1947 lecturer at Bristol. 1951–1975 prof. of ancient history at Univ. College, London. Personal professorship at Turin 1945–1964 and from 1964 at the Scuola Normale Superiore di Pisa. Regular guest prof. at Univ. of Chicago from 1975.

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Nippel, Wilfried, “Momigliano, Arnaldo Dante”, 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 23 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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