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"Up-to-date biographies of the men and women who make today’s headlines and tomorrow’s history." 1940-present.
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American National Biography
"portraits of more than 17,400 men & women... whose lives have shaped the nation."
Subjects who died before1995.
Biography in Context
Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. It offers media-rich content in context that is updated daily including 600,000+ biographies covering more than 525,000 individuals;