Obituary: Nora Elizabeth Mary Boyce

Bulletin of SOAS,70, 1 (2007), 143–149.
School of Oriental and African Studies.
Printed in the United Kingdom
 Obituary: Nora Elizabeth Mary Boyce

Almut Hintze

Professor Nora Elizabeth Mary Boyce, who died on 4 April 2006, aged 85,was a leading authority on Zoroastrianism, the pre-Islamic religion of Iran.Born on 2 August 1920 in Darjeeling, India, she was educated in Englandfirst at Wimbledon High School and Cheltenham Ladies’s College, andthen went up to Newnham College, Cambridge.


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