Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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60,000 biographies of people who shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond, from the earliest times to the present.
Additional Information
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (DNB) is the online version of the 60-volume print Oxford DNB, published September, 2004, a major revision of the original Dictionary of National Biography and its supplements.
The Oxford DNB includes 59,000 biographies of deceased people who shaped the history of the British Isles.  Enhancements in this new edition include expanded coverage of women in all periods, business and labor figures, non-metropolitan figures, colonial America, and the twentieth century in general.
Coverage:
300 BCE to present - Updates vary
Vendor:
Oxford University Press
Producer:
Oxford University Press
Interlibrary Loan:
Not Permitted
Simultaneous User Limit:
1
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