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Nathaniel Peffer

Born: Jun 30, 1890

Death: Apr 12, 1964

Birthplace: New York City

Nationality: United States

Nathaniel Peffer

Date of Birth : Jun 30, 1890
Date of Death : Apr 12, 1964
Birth Place : New York City

Nathaniel Peffer was an American researcher of Far East problems. Educated at the University of Chicago, Peffer became a Far Eastern correspondent for the New York Tribune, and lived in China for 25 years. After invitations to lecture on the Far East to various American universities, he was appointed a lecturer at Columbia University in 1937, associate professor of International Relations there in 1939, and Professor in 1943. He retired from the university in 1958.

Awards Won

  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada
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