Parrot, André
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French ancient Near Eastern scholar and archaeologist. Born Désandans (département Doubs) 15. 2. 1901, died Paris 24. 8. 1980. 1924 studied with René Dussaud at École du Louvre; 1926/27 member of the École biblique et archéologique in Jerusalem; 1938 thèse at the Faculté de Théologie Protestante in Paris. 1937–1949 prof. of Hebrew language and literature, 1950–1955 prof. of history of religion there. 1937–1968 prof. at École du Louvre. Head of excavations at Baalbek (Lebanon) 1927–1928, Tello (Iraq) 1931–1…

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André-Salvini, Béatrice, “Parrot, André”, 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 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00536>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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