Sir Ronald Syme (1903-89) was a classical historian. Details are given in Who Was Who.
Syme's papers consist of a holograph draft of The Roman Revolution; papers relating to the Ministry of Information International Propaganda and Broadcasting Enquiry, 1939; and papers relating to the International Balzan Foundation, 1961-8.
The papers were given to the Library by Sir Ronald Syme in 1970.Access Conditions
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Syme | Ronald | 1903-1989 | Sir | Knight and Classical Historian
International Balzan Foundation
Great Britain and Northern Ireland | Ministry of Information