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Biographical dictionaries and related works

Robert B. Slocum

Biographical dictionaries and related works

an international bibliography of collective biographies ...

by Robert B. Slocum

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Published by Gale Research Co. in Detroit .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Robert B. Slocum.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5301 .S55, CT104 .S55
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 1056 p.
    Number of Pages1056
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5548853M
    LC Control Number67027789

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Biographical Dictionaries and Related Works: an International Bibliography of More T Collective Biographies, Bio-Bibliographies, Collections of Epitaphs, Selected Genealogical Works, Dictionaries of Antonyms and Pseudonyms, Historical and Specialized Dictionaries, Biographical Materials in Government Manuals, Bibliographies of Biography, Biographical Indexes, and.

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