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Biographies: Find Out About Famous People

Need information about someone famous? Learn about historical figures as well as current stars.

More information on famous people (and the not so famous)

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BIOGRAPHY IN CONTEXT

Biographical information on people throughout history and around the world. Search by name, occupation, ethnicity, nationality.

DICTIONARY OF LITERARY BIOGRAPHY

 Provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. 

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SCIENTIFIC BIOGRAPHY

The Science in Context database includes biographies, pictures and illustrations. The latest scientific developments are covered in articles from over 200 magazines and academic journals and links to quality web sites. This database covers curriculum-related science topics. 

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