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William V. Harris

Born: Sep 13, 1938

Birthplace: Nottingham

Nationality: United Kingdom

William V. Harris

Date of Birth : Sep 13, 1938
Birth Place : Nottingham

William Vernon Harris is William R. Shepherd Professor of History, Columbia University. He is the author of numerous groundbreaking monographs on the Greco-Roman world, he is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, and he was awarded the Distinguished Achievement Award by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation in 2008.

Also known as


  • William Harris
  • William Vernon Harris

Awards Won


  • Guggenheim Fellowship for Humanities, US & Canada
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