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The biography book : a reader's guide to nonfiction, fictional, and film biographies of more than 500 of the most fascinating individuals of all time

Author: Daniel S Burt
Publisher: Westport, CT : Oryx Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains alphabetically arranged entries that identify and assess the biographical materials available on over five hundred notable historical figures, listing autobiography and primary sources, recommended biographies and juvenile biographies, other biographical studies, biographical novels, fictional portraits, and biographical films and theatrical adaptations.
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Genre/Form: Bibliography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel S Burt
ISBN: 1573562564 9781573562560
OCLC Number: 44502070
Description: vi, 629 pages ; 29 cm
Contents: Introduction Author Index Title Index Occupation Index Nataionality Index Time and Place Index Subject Index
Responsibility: Daniel S. Burt.

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