Piganiol, André
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French historian. Born Le Havre 17. 1. 1883, died Paris 23. 5. 1968. School and baccalauréat at Le Havre; 1903 entered École normale supérieure in Paris; 1906 agrégation (teaching qualification) in history and geography; 1906–1909 member of École française de Rome; 1909–1919 schoolteacher in Alençon, Saint-Quentin and Chambéry. 1916 doctorate (doctorat-ès-lettres) at Univ. of Paris; from 1919 prof. of Roman history at Univ. of Strasbourg, from 1928 at Sorbonne; 1942 prof. of civilisation romaine at Collège de Fra…

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Gutsfeld, Andreas, “Piganiol, 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 20 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00559>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209

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