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Ivan Vissarionovich KACHARAVA

Ivan KACHARAVA, USSR Geologist. Professor, Tbilisi University, since 1942; full member, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1955; Head,Department of Paleontology, Geology Institute, Georgia Academy of Sciences, since 1941.

Background

  • KACHARAVA, Ivan was born in 1894.

  • Education

    • 1924 graduated Tbilisi University.

    Career

    • Specialist in paleontology and stratigraphy. Described various groups of fossils and worked out stratigraphy of Paleogene depostis in Georgia.

    Religion

    Religion is always aggressive against any new scientific ideas.

    Views

    Marxism–Leninism as the only truth could not, by its very nature, become outdated.

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