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The Concise dictionary of national biography : from earliest times to 1985.

Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Contains short versions of all the lives recorded in its parent work, "The Dictionary of National Biography", providing a guide to over 36,500 people of note within British history. New material has  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
ISBN: 0198653050 9780198653059
OCLC Number: 24671540
Description: 3 volumes ; 24 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-F --
v. 2. G-M --
v. 3. N-Z.
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"The best collection of a nation's past that any civilization has produced."--G. M. Trevelyan"This great collection of the lives of our times manages to be enchanting to read as well as an Read more...

 
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