Brill’s New Pauly Supplements I - Volume 6 : History of classical Scholarship - A Biographical Dictionary

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Toynbee, Arnold Joseph
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British historian. Born London 14. 4. 1889, died York 22. 10. 1975. Attended Winchester College. Studied history at Heidelberg and Balliol College, Oxford. Worked for the British Foreign Office during World War I (War Propaganda Bureau; Political Intelligence Department) and World War II (Foreign Research and Press Service). Took part in the Versailles Peace Conference in 1919 as a Near Eastern specialist. 1919–1924 Koraës Prof. of Modern…

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Schlange-Schöningen, Heinrich, “Toynbee, Arnold Joseph”, 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 24 April 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00706>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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