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Sandars, N. K. (Nancy K.)


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  • Fuller Name

    • Nancy Katharine
  • Variants

    • Sandars, Nancy K.
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1914-06-29
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2015-11-20
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Society of Antiquaries of London
        • Organization: (naf) Deutsches Arch√§ologisches Institut
        • Organization: (naf) British Academy
    • Birth Place

        Little Tew (England)
    • Death Place

        Little Tew (England)
    • Associated Locale

        Little Tew (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Gender

        Females
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Field of Activity

    • Occupation

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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Sandars, Nancy K.
  • Sources

    • found: Her Bronze age cultures in France, 1957.
    • found: Her Prehistoric art in Europe, 1984:CIP title page (N.K. Sandars)
    • found: LC data base, 9/6/83(hdg.: Sandars, Nancy K.; usage: N.K. Sandars)
    • found: Telegraph WWW site, viewed December 18, 2015(Nancy Sandars; Nancy Katharine Sandars was born on June 29 1914 at the Manor House, Little Tew, Oxfordshire; died November 20 2015, aged 101; archaeologist)
    • found: Evening primroses, 2017:title page (Nancy Sandars) page 5 (archaeologist and poet; lived all her life in Little Tew; she became interested in archaeology before the war; she served in the Motor Transport Corps as a dispatch rider but in 1943 joined the WRNS, and worked in intelligence, first at Bletchley Park and then in a series of coastal postings in enemy reconnaissance; after the war she studied at the Institute of Archaeology, University of London; B.Litt. Degree, St Hugh's College, Oxford; published her first book Bronze age cultures in France in 1957; she travelled widely in Eastern Europe and the Middle East, with studentships from Oxford University and the University of Liverpool; she was a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries in London, and a Corresponding Member of the German Archaeological Institute; she was elected a Fellow of the British Academy in 1984; she was a prolific poet and playwright from her early 20s but did not publish a collection until the age of 87; she died at Little Tew on November 20, 2015)
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    • 1980-05-22: new
    • 2017-03-28: revised
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