Brendel, Otto Johannes
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German-American classical archaeologist. Born Erlangen 10. 10. 1901, died New York 8. 10. 1973. Studied classical archaeology, ancient history and Latin at Heidelberg 1920–1928, doctorate there 1928. 1931 habil. at Erlangen. 1932–1935, First Assistant at DAI in Rome. 1936 emigrated to UK, 1939 to USA. 1936–1938 Research Fellow at Durham, Newcastle upon Tyne and London. 1939–1941, teaching at St. Louis. 1941–1956 assistant prof. then pr…

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Lorenz, Katharina, “Brendel, Otto Johannes”, 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 October 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00086>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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