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The Penguin International Dictionary of Contemporary Biography: From 1900 to the Present

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The first edition of this incomparable classic was pronounced "very useful . . . judicious and very browsable" by the Los Angeles Times. The Seattle Post-Intelligencer found it "hard to put down." Here are more than 6,000 crisp, clear, concise lives of twentieth-century notables from around the world, living and dead, who have made key contributions to every important area in politics, literature, the arts, business, sports, the sciences, and popular culture. The Penguin International Dictionary of Contemporary Biography sets each figure in critical and historical perspective, with bibliographies and an index of individuals by category and country.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780670894703
Author:
Vernoff, Edward
Author:
Shore, Rima
Publisher:
Viking Adult
Location:
New York
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
Bibliographies & Indexes
Subject:
20th century
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
General Reference
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
107-41
Publication Date:
20010709
Binding:
Hardback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
998 p.
Dimensions:
9.48x7.64x1.92 in. 3.71 lbs.

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