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Women and the Dictionary of national biography

Gillian Fenwick

Women and the Dictionary of national biography

a guide to DNB volumes 1885-1985 and Missing persons

by Gillian Fenwick

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Published by Scolar Press, Ashgate in Aldershot, Hants, England, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Dictionary of national biography -- Indexes.,
    • Women -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Indexes.,
    • Women biographers -- Great Britain -- Indexes.,
    • Great Britain -- Biography -- Indexes.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGillian Fenwick.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA28.D53 F43 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 181 p. ;
      Number of Pages181
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1436098M
      ISBN 100859679144
      LC Control Number93048315

      The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography was created in partnership with the British Academy by National Book Critics Circle. 55, men and women who have shaped the British Isles and. This website contains over five thousand concise biographies of individuals who have made a significant contribution to national life, whether in Wales or more widely. An interactive Timeline of individuals in the Dictionary of Welsh Biography is now available. The timeline is powered using linked open data and openly licensed content hosted by.

      Dictionary of New Zealand Biography; DNZB Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Explore the Ngā Tāngata Taumata Rau. Dictionary of New Zealand Biography. Biographies search. Search Biographies. To filter biographies using dates, occupations and places related to people's lives, try the Advanced Biographies search. Claire Harman's biography about Charlotte Bront ë -- the eldest of the Bront ë sisters who infamously wrote Jane Eyre -- is a detailed and in-depth look at the writer's life, going beyond her typical melancholy upbringing by exploring her fierce ambition and indisputable creativity.

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