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Frank Edward Manuel, American writer, educator. Decorated Bronze Star; Guggenheim fellow, 1957-1958, fellow Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences, 1962-1963, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 1976-1977. Lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1945. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Manuel, Frank Edward was born on September 12, 1910 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Morris and Jessica (Fredson) Manuel.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1930. AM, Harvard University, 1931. Doctor of Philosophy, Harvard University, 1933.

Diploma, Ecole des Hautes Etudes Politiques et Sociales, Paris, 1933. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Jewish Theological Seminary American, New York, 1979. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Brandeis University, 1986.

Career

Various government positions, Washington, 1938-1943, 45-47;professor of history, Brandeis U., Waltham, Massachusetts, 1949-1965, 77-86;professor emeritus, since 1986;professor of history, New York University, New York City, 1965-1976;professor emeritus, New York University, New York City, since 1976. Visiting professor Harvard University, 1960, Hebrew U., Jerusalem, 1972, Oxford (England) University, 1972-1973, University of Chicago, 1975, University of California, 1976, 85, Boston University, 1986, 87-88. Editorial consultant Pegasus Publs., New York City, 1966-1967.

Visiting research fellow Australian National U., Canberra, 1974. Visiting scholar Phi Beta Kappa, 1978.

Works

Membership

Lieutenant United States Army, 1943-1945. Fellow American Academy Arts and Sciences, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Fritzie Wilhelmina Prigohzy, October 6, 1936.

father:
Morris Manuel

mother:
Jessica (Fredson) Manuel

spouse:
Fritzie Wilhelmina Prigohzy