American national biography supplement : with a cumulative index by occupations and realms of renown (Book, 2002) [University of Maryland, College Park]
skip to content
American national biography supplement : with a cumulative index by occupations and realms of renown Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

American national biography supplement : with a cumulative index by occupations and realms of renown

Author: Paul F Betz; Mark C Carnes; American Council of Learned Societies.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2002-
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Told more as stories than history lessons, the biographies in this book recount the tales of people who have shaped America - leaders, composers, entertainers, entrepreneurs, writers, scientists, and  Read more...

Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Genre/Form: Biographies
Dictionaries
Indexes
Biography Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul F Betz; Mark C Carnes; American Council of Learned Societies.
ISBN: 0195150635 9780195150636
OCLC Number: 50729442
Notes: "Conceived as the successor to the Dictionary of American biography, originally published between 1926 and 1937"--Vol. 1, p. xvii.
"Published under the auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies."
Description: volumes ; 26 cm
Responsibility: editors, Paul Betz, Mark C. Carnes.
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Picking up where the American National Biography left off...Supplement I maintains the ANB's format and quality throughout....Every library holding ANB will want Supplement I; those lacking the Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.