Vidal-Naquet, Pierre
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French ancient historian. Born Paris 23. 7. 1930, died Nice 28. 7. 2006. Attended the elite Paris Lycée Henri-IV. Parents murdered 1944 en route to Auschwitz. Studied at the Sorbonne in Paris. Doctorate and history teaching certificate 1952 (Docteur ès lettres and Agrégé d’histoire). After teaching at Orléans (1955), assistant 1956–1960 at Univ. of Caen and 1961/62 Lille. 1962–1964 researcher at Paris Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS). 1964–1966 Maître de conférences (lecturer) at Univ. of Lyon. 196…

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Linke, Bernhard, “Vidal-Naquet, Pierre”, 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_00727>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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