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Frank William Walbank 1909–2008

JOHN DAVIES

in Proceedings of the British Academy, Volume 172, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows, X

Published by British Academy

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780197264904
Published online January 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191754081 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5871/bacad/9780197264904.003.0016

Series: Proceedings of the British Academy

Frank William Walbank 1909–2008

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Frank Walbank, a scholar of ancient Greek history best known for his commentary on Polybios, held the Chair of Latin at Liverpool University and was active in university administration. He was elected Fellow of the British Academy in 1953. Obituary by John Davies FBA.

Keywords: obituary; Frank Walbank; British Academy; Liverpool University; Polybios; John Davies

Chapter.  11126 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Methods and Historiography

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