Enmann, Alexander
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Baltic German ancient historian. Born Pernau (Livonia, Russian Empire; now Pärnu, Estonia) 20. 8. 1856, died St. Petersburg 1. 7. 1903. Studied history at Univ. of Dorpat (Tartu), especially with Franz Rühl and Ludwig Mendelssohn. Graduated 1877 with an award-winning thesis [1]. Studied abroad, 1880–1883: Berlin, Paris, London and Tübingen (with Alfred von Gutschmid), presumably with a scholarship [11. 105]. Worked from 1883 in the library of th…

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Schlange-Schöningen, Heinrich, “Enmann, Alexander”, 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 14 August 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00207>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



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