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Concise Dictionary of American biography.

Author: American Council of Learned Societies.
Publisher: New York : Scribner ; London : Simon & Schuster and Prentice Hall International, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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Contains 19,173 alphabetically arranged entries that provide brief biographical information about notable Americans who died prior to January 1, 1981; indexed by occupations and birthplaces.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: American Council of Learned Societies.
ISBN: 0684805499 9780684805498 0684805472 9780684805474 0684805480 9780684805481
OCLC Number: 37379897
Notes: "Complete through 1980."
Published under the auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies.
Includes index.
Description: 2 volumes (xiii, 1817 pages) ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-N --
v. 2. O-Z.
Other Titles: Dictionary of American biography
Dictionary of American biography.

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Contains 19,173 alphabetically arranged entries that provide brief biographical information about notable Americans who died prior to January 1, 1981; indexed by occupations and birthplaces.

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