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Peder Andreas Munch (1810–1863)

Munch, Peder Andreas. A distinguished Norwegian historian, antiquary, and philologist; born at Christiania, Dec. 15, 1810; died at Rome, May 23, 1863. He was professor of history in the university at Christiania in 1841. His masterpiece was ‘History of the Norwegian People’ (1851–64). ‘Works’ published by the State, 2d ed. Christiania, 1894.