Lavisse Ernest (Lavisse Ernest)( French historian and activist education.)
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Biography Lavisse Ernest (Lavisse Ernest)
Born in northern France in the village Nuvon en Terash December 17, 1842. He was educated in Paris at the Lycц╘e Charlemagne and the Ecole Normale Supц╘rieure. After the Franco-Prussian War Lavisse went to Germany for an internship to Weitz. Returning to Paris, taught at the Lycц╘e Henri IV, in the Ecole Normale Supц╘rieure and the Sorbonne. Took an active part in the reform of educational system. He was elected to the French Academy in 1892. Many involved in the history of Prussia, in particular the work of Frederick the Great. Known as the editor of the vast collective works, . among them - History of France from ancient times to the Revolution (Histoire de France depuis les origines jusqu 'la Rvolution, . 9 tt., . 1903-1911) and the history of modern France from the Revolution to the Peace Treaty in 1919 (Histoire de France contemporaine depuis la Rvolution jusqu 'la paix de 1919, . 10 tt., . 1921-1922),
. After the peace agreement that ended the First World War, Lavisse was appointed chairman of the Commission for the Study of territorial issues. Lavisse died in Paris on August 18, 1922.