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date: 14 October 2019

Minorsky, Vladimir Fyodorovichlocked

  • C. Edmund Bosworth


Minorsky, Vladimir Fyodorovich (1877–1966), orientalist and Persian scholar, the son of Fyodor M. Minorsky and his wife, Olga, née Golubitskaya, was born on 5 February 1877 at Korcheva, on the upper Volga to the north-west of Moscow. He was educated at Moscow University...

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