Tag: Biographical

Titus Flavius Josephus

Titus Flavius Josephus (37-100) was a Roman historian. It also contains the earliest surviving texts which are attributed to him.Jerome called Josephus the “Greek Livy”.[4] Biography 37 CE: He was born as Yosef ben Matityahu in Jerusalem to a father of priestly descent and… Continue Reading “Titus Flavius Josephus”

Jean Mabillon

Dom Jean Mabillon is “one of the greatest names in the history of European scholarship”.[1] He is considered the Father of Paleography (the study of ancient and historical handwriting) and the Father of Diplomatics (the scholarly discipline centered on the critical analysis of documents).… Continue Reading “Jean Mabillon”

Biography of John Amos Comenius

John Amos Comenius is also known by Jan Amos Comenius, Johannes Amos Comenius, Jana Amose Komenskeho, and Jan Amos Komensky. He was born in 1592 and died in 1670. He advocated for working with nature, instead of against it. He published over 150 works… Continue Reading “Biography of John Amos Comenius”

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