Boris Alexandrovitch Turaev (1868-1920)

BORIS ALEXANDROVITCH TURAEV (1868-1920) A Russian Egyptologist. He studied first in St. Petersburg and later under Adolf Erman in Berlin. On returning to Russia, he was appointed professor of ancient history at the University of St. Petersburg. He was also made keeper of Egyptian antiquities in the Moscow Museum when it acquired the Golenischeff collection. In …

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