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Dictionary of American biography.

Author: American Council of Learned Societies.
Publisher: New York, Scribner [1946-58]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Dictionnaires anglais
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dictionary of American biography.
New York, Scribner [1946-58]
(OCoLC)653624713
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: American Council of Learned Societies.
OCLC Number: 796804
Notes: Edited by Allen Johnson and others.
"Published under the auspices of the American council of Learned Societies."
Reprint of the original 20 vol. ed. published 1928-37 with supplementary v. 21-22 which were added in 1944 and 1958.
"Volume I contains corrections of fact and additional data which have come to the attention of the editors from the first publication of the work up to the present."
Vol. 11: Supplement 1, to Dec. 31, 1935. Supplement 2, to Dec. 31, 1940.
Supplemented by "Index to volumes I-IX" (vii, 613 p. 26 cm.) published: [New York] Scribner [1958, c1937]. Reissue of the index volumes prepared for the original 20 v. issue. E176.D563 Index
Description: 11 v. 26 cm.
Contents: Vol 1-10, Abbe-Zunser, to 1927 --
Supplement 1, to 1935 --
Supplement 2, 1936-1940 --
Supplement 3, 1941-1945 --
Supplement 4, 1946-1950 --
Supplement 5, 1951-1955 --
Supplement 6, 1956-1960 --
Supplement 7, 1961-1965 --
Supplement 8, 1966-1970 --
Supplement 9, 1971-1975 --
Supplement 10 1976-1980 --
Index to volumes 1-10 (1937) --
Index to volumes 1-11 and supplements 1-8 (1989) --
Comprehensive index through supplement ten.

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