biographical name Barbara 1912-1989 née Wertheim American historian

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  • Tuchman — is a surname, and may refer to:* Barbara Tuchman (1912 1989), American historian and author * Robert Tuchman (21st century), investment advisor * Walter Tuchman (20th century), modern cryptographer …   Wikipedia

  • Tuchman —   [ tʌtʃmən], Barbara, geborene Wertheim, amerikanische Journalistin und Historikerin, * New York 30. 1. 1912, ✝ Greenwich (Connecticut) 6. 2. 1989; 1936 38 Kriegsberichterstatterin in Spanien, im Zweiten Weltkrieg in London; wurde bekannt als… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Tuchman — Barbara Wertheim Tuchman (* 30. Januar 1912 in New York City; † 6. Februar 1989 in Greenwich (Connecticut)) war eine US amerikanische Reporterin und Historikerin. Tuchman war die Enkelin von Henry Morgenthau senior. Sie besuchte bis 1933 das… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Tuchman — noun United States historian (1912 1989) • Syn: ↑Barbara Tuchman, ↑Barbara Wertheim Tuchman • Instance Hypernyms: ↑historian, ↑historiographer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tuchman — /tuk meuhn/, n. Barbara (Wertheim) /werrt huym/, born 1912, U.S. historian and writer. * * * …   Universalium

  • Tuchman — /ˈtʌkmən/ (say tukmuhn) noun Barbara, 1912–89, US historian; works include The Guns of August (1962) about the events preceding World War I …   Australian English dictionary

  • TUCHMAN, BARBARA WERTHEIM — (1912–1989), U.S. author, journalist, and historian. Born in New York City, she was a daughter of Maurice wertheim and a granddaughter of Henry morgenthau , Sr. She engaged in journalistic and editorial work, including coverage of the Spanish… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Tuchman, Barbara — orig. Barbara Wertheim born Jan. 30, 1912, New York, N.Y., U.S. died Feb. 6, 1989, Greenwich, Conn. U.S. historian. She wrote for The Nation and other publications before beginning to write most of the books that made her a leading popular… …   Universalium

  • Tuchman, Barbara — (1912–89)    US writer. A writer of contemporary history, Barbara Tuchman gained an international reputation with her Pulitzer prize winning The Guns of August (1962), a study of the diplomatic background to the outbreak of World War I. (Her… …   Who’s Who in Jewish History after the period of the Old Testament

  • Tuchman,Barbara Wertheim — Tuch·man (tŭckʹmən), Barbara Wertheim. 1912 1989. American historian who won a Pulitzer Prize for The Guns of August (1962) and for Stilwell and the American Experience in China (1971). * * * …   Universalium

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