Ranke, Hermann

RANKE, HERMANN (1878-1953)

A German Egyptologist. He studied under A. Erman in Berlin. He moved to the United States after the Nazis came to power in Germany and was associated with the Museum. His publications can be found in W. Kammerer’s A Coptic Bibliography (1950, 1969). He returned to Europe after the war and died in Freiburg.

  • Dawson, W. R., and E. P. Uphill. Who Was Who in Egyptology, p.242. London, 1972.
  • Kammerer, W., comp. A Coptic Bibliography. Ann Arbor, Mich., 1950; repr. New York, 1969.