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Professor Harm Pinkster FBA

About this Fellow

Latin Language and Literature Greek and Latin Philology and Linguistics

Website: http://www.harmpinkster.nl

Appointments

Current post

  • Professor Emeritus of Latin, University of Amsterdam

Past Appointments

  • Professor of Latin, University of Amsterdam, Unknown Unknown, 1970

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