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Mortimer Wheeler

Mortimer WheelerAKA Robert Eric Mortimer Wheeler

Born: 10-Sep-1890
Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Died: 22-Jul-1976
Location of death: London, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Archaeologist

Nationality: Scotland
Executive summary: Archaeology from the Earth

Military service: British Army (WWI)

    High School: Bradford Grammar School
    University: PhD, University College London (1920)
    Professor: Institute of Archaeology, University College London (1948-)

    National Museum of Wales Keeper of Archaeology (1920-26)
    Knighthood 1952

Author of books:
Five Thousand Years of Pakistan: An Archaeological Outline (1950)
Archaeology from the Earth (1954)
Still Digging (1955, memoir)
Roman Art and Architecture (1964)
Civilizations of the Indus Valley and Beyond (1966)

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