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Schindler, Sir Albert Ashershund Houtum-locked

(1846–1916)
  • John Gurney

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Schindler, Sir Albert Ashershund Houtum- (1846–1916), Persian scholar and employee of the Persian government, was born in Germany on 24 September 1846. No details are known of his family background, early life, or education. Some sources suggest that he was in fact Dutch, though educated at ...

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