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A. H. Tammsaare
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Born
Anton Hansen

(1878-01-30)30 January 1878
Vetepere, Estonia
Died 1 March 1940(1940-03-01) (aged 62)
Other names A. H. Tammsaare
Alma mater University of Tartu
Occupation Novelist
Years active 1900–1940
Spouse(s)
Käthe-Amalie Veltman (m. 1920)
Children
  • Riita Hansen
  • Eerik Hansen

Anton Hansen (30 January 1878 – 1 March 1940), better known by his pseudonym A. H. Tammsaare and its variants, was an Estonian writer whose pentalogy Truth and Justice (Tõde ja õigus; 1926–1933) is considered one of the major works of Estonian literature and "The Estonian Novel".

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