G. A. Williamson

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Geoffrey Arthur Williamson (1895 – 1982) was an English classicist.

He was a graduate of Oxford University and was Senior Classics Master at Norwich School from 1922-1960.

He translated several important histories into the English language. His translation of Eusebius has been published by Penguin Classics. He also translated Josephus: The Jewish War (1959) and Procopius: The Secret History (1966).

Widely regarded by many to be a "good lad" Williamson lead a good life, and was sorely missed by his family when he passed away at the age of 87 which is pretty good going imo