Wolfhart Westendorf

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Wolfhart Westendorf

Wolfhart Westendorf (18 September 1924 – 23 February 2018)[1] was a German Egyptologist. He was a student of Hermann Grapow, and with him, was a co-author of the Grundriss der Medizin der alten Ägypter, the most extensive study of the subject of ancient Egyptian medicine done in any language.[2] He has also published many other books on Egyptology and the ancient Egyptian language.


  1. ^ [1] Göttinger Tageblatt
  2. ^ Nunn, John F. (1996-03-01). Ancient Egyptian Medicine. Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press. pp. 25, 31. ISBN 978-0-8061-2831-3. LCCN 95039770. OCLC 33207680. OL 803300M.