Dictionary of African Biography
Editors: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Emmanuel Akyeampong
Contributing author: Giovanni Ruffini
Giovanni Ruffini is a contributing author, “Flavius Apion,” “Flavius Dioskoros,” “Bishop Georgios” and “Bishop Timotheos.”
Book description: A major biographical dictionary covering the lives and legacies of notable African men and women from all eras and walks of life. This resource tells the full story of the African continent through the lives of its people.
Ruffini, G. (2011). “Flavius Apion,” “Flavius Dioskoros,” “Bishop Georgios” and “Bishop Timotheos.” In Dictionary of African Biography. Edited by Henry Louis Gates, Jr. and Emmanuel Akyeampong. New York and Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011.
Gates, Henry Louis Jr.; Akyeampong, Emmanuel; and Ruffini, Giovanni, "Dictionary of African Biography" (2011). History Faculty Book Gallery. 21.