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Heinrich Schliemann

(1822—1890) German archaeologist

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Schliemann, Heinrich

Schliemann, Heinrich (1822–1890)   Reference library

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

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2011
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(1822–1890), Germanbusinessman and archaeologist. ...

A disrupted education gave Johann Ludwig Heinrich Julius Schliemann a sense of

Schliemann, (Johann Ludwig) Heinrich (Julius)

Schliemann, (Johann Ludwig) Heinrich (Julius) (6 Jan 1822)   Reference library

The Grove Encyclopedia of Classical Art and Architecture

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2007
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(b Neubukow, Mecklenburg, 6 Jan 1822; d Naples, 26 Dec 1890). ...

American archaeologist and businessman

Schliemann, Heinrich

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The Oxford Companion to German Literature (3 ed.)

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2005
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(Neubukow, Mecklenburg, 1822–90, Naples), ...

became an office boy at 14 and was employed in Amsterdam for several years. In

Schliemann, Heinrich

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World Encyclopedia

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2004
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In 1871, he began excavations in Hisarlik, Turkey, which he believed to be the site of the Homeric city ...

Schliemann, Heinrich

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The Oxford Companion To Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2012
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was famed as the excavator of Troy, Mycenae, Tiryns, and Orchomenos. Raised in Ankershagen, Mecklenburg (Germany), Schliemann attended the Realschule ...

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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2009
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(1822–90) [Bi] ... Businessman turned archaeologist who set out to unravel the reality behind Homer's epic poetry. Born the son of a Protestant clergyman in Neubucklow, ... More

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