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us: Schama, Simon

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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Simon Michael
  • Variants

    • us: Schama, Simon, 1945-
    • us: שאמה, שמעון
  • Addtional Information

    • Birth Date

    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) Jews
    • Descriptor

        (lcsh) British
    • Birth Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) New York (N.Y.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Columbia University
    • Gender

    • Associated Language

    • Field of Activity

        (lcsh) Art--History
          (lcsh) History
            (lcsh) Documentary television programs
              (lcsh) Historical television programs
                (lcsh) France--History
                  (lcsh) Netherlands--History
                    (lcsh) Jews--History
                  • Occupation

                      (lcsh) College teachers
                        (lcsh) Art historians
                          (lcsh) Historians
                            (lcsh) Television writers
                              (lcsh) Television personalities
                          • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

                          • Sources

                            • found: Homberger, E. The Cambridge mind: ninety years of the Cambridge review ... 1970.
                            • found: His Citizens, 1989: CIP t.p. (Simon Schama) data sheet (b. 1945)
                            • found: The story of the Jews, 2013: title page (Simon Schama) jacket flap (University Professor of Art History and History at Columbia University; has written and presented forty television documentary films)
                            • found: Wikipedia, May 5, 2014 (Simon Schama; Simon Michael Schama, CBE (born 13 February 1945); British historian specialising in art history, Dutch history, and French history. He is a University Professor of History and Art History at Columbia University, New York. He first came to popular public attention with his history of the French Revolution titled Citizens, published in 1989. In the United Kingdom, he is perhaps best known for writing and hosting the 15-part BBC television documentary series A History of Britain broadcast between 2000 and 2002; born London, England; nationality: British; ethnicity: Jewish)
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