Güterbock, Hans Gustav
(823 words)

German ancient Near Eastern scholar and Hittitologist. Born Berlin 27. 5. 1908 in Berlin, died Chicago 29. 3. 2000. Gymnasium in Berlin-Zehlendorf, Abitur 1926; studied Oriental philology at Univs. of Berlin, Marburg and Leipzig again; doctorate 1933 Leipzig. 1933–1935 employee at Pergamon Museum in Berlin. 1933–1936 participant in the Boğazköy excavations (Ḫattuša). Academic career impossible in Germany because of race laws. 1936 appointed prof. of Hittitology at Uni…

Cite this page
Klinger, Jörg, “Güterbock, Hans Gustav”, 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 18 December 2018 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-8647_bnps6_COM_00298>
First published online: 2013
First print edition: ISBN: 9789004245938, 20131209



▲   Back to top   ▲