Who Was Who in America

Author: Alison Perruso

Publisher: Marquis Who's Who

ISBN: 9780837903019

Category: Biography & Autobiography

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nearly 3,300 profiles of individuals who had previously been profiled in Who's Who in America and other Marquis Who's Who publications, whose deaths we are recognizing since the publication of the last edition of Who Was Who in America.

Who was who in America

A Companion Volume to Who's who in America

Author: Marquis Who's Who, LLC

Publisher: Marquis Who's Who

ISBN: 9780837902203

Category: United States

Page: 402

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Who Was Who in America preserves the lifetime accomplishments of many world history-makers. Extending a tradition of excellence in recording and publishing essential data, Who Was Who in America has proved its unqiueness and usefulness in countless research applications. Each biographical entry provides personal data unavailable in any other source: family relationships, political affiliations, key positions held, awards, published writings, and other basic facts and vital statistics. Approximately every three years, sketches of Marquis Who's Who Biographees who have died since publication of the prior volume of Who Was Who in America are incorporated into a new compilation. Who Was Who in America is publisher in 14 convenient, chronological volumes which may be purchased separately or together.

Who's who in the West

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A


Category: Canada, Western

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Including Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming, and in Canada, the provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan.

United States History

A Multicultural, Interdisciplinary Guide to Information Sources

Author: Anna H. Perrault,Ron Blazek

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 9781563088742

Category: History

Page: 661

View: 3670

This important work has been completely revised and expanded with the addition of online databases, Web sites and CD-ROM titles. It identifies and describes hundreds of reference books that pertain to American history; entries offer thorough annotations that are both descriptive and evaluative. Arranged topically, chapters cover U.S. history in terms of politics and government; diplomatic history and foreign affairs; military history; social, cultural, and intellectual history; regional history; and economic history. Introductory scope notes provide valuable expository information and suggested search strategies in such areas as automation, government documents, and genealogy. Includes works published through 2002.

Biographical Dictionary of North American Classicists

Author: American Philological Association

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 9780313245602

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 800

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While European scholarship in the Classics has a long and established tradition, very little has been written on the history of classical scholarship in North America. This book provides a starting point for defining the history of North American Classics scholarship. The volume contains some 600 biographical profiles of figures who significantly influenced Classical scholarship in the United States and Canada.

Handbuch österreichischer Autorinnen und Autoren jüdischer Herkunft

18. bis 20. Jahrhundert

Author: Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Wien

Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

ISBN: 3110949008

Category: Reference

Page: 1841

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Das Handbuch österreichischer Autorinnen und Autoren jüdischer Herkunft verzeichnet ca. 8.000 Kurzbiographien von Autorinnen und Autoren, die seit dem 18. Jahrhundert das Geistesleben Österreichs prägten. Neben Schriftstellerinnen und Schriftstellern im engeren Sinne sind auch Persönlichkeiten aus Journalismus, Wissenschaft und Kultur vertreten. Berücksichtigt werden nicht nur bekannte Personen, sondern auch viele, die in Gefahr sind in Vergessenheit zu geraten und die hier erstmals in einem Verzeichnis aufgeführt und mit biographischen Angaben vorgestellt werden. Die biographischen Einträge enthalten den Namen, Pseudonyme, abweichende Namensformen, Geburts- und Sterbedaten, bzw. -orte, die berufliche Laufbahn, eine Auswahl veröffentlichter Werke, soweit eruierbar die Namen der Eltern, eventuelle Würdigungen sowie Angaben zum Nachlass. Die Quellenangaben aus einschlägigen Handbüchern, Lexika, Monographien, Zeitschriften- und Zeitungsartikeln u. ä. ermöglichen weitere Recherchen. Weiterhin finden sich ein Verzeichnis der Pseudonyme und abweichender Namensformen, ein Berufsregister, ein Ortsverzeichnis, das die Geburts- und Sterbeorte nach den jeweiligen historischen Gebietsbezeichnungen aufschlüsselt, sowie ein Ortsregister.

Who's who in America

Author: John William Leonard,Albert Nelson Marquis

Publisher: N.A


Category: United States

Page: N.A

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Vols. 28-30 accompanied by separately published parts with title: Indices and necrology.