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Humboldt Network

The Foundation maintains a network of more than 28,000 Humboldtians from all disciplines in over 140 countries worldwide. Search the Humboldt Network according to name, discipline, keyword and publication.

Publications by Humboldtians

Roger Benjamin and Cristina Ashjian: Kandinsky and Klee in TunisiaRoger Benjamin and Cristina Ashjian: Kandinsky and Klee in Tunisia.
Oakland: University of California Press Books, 2015.

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