Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Contains over 50,000 biographies of the men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century
The online version includes the essays from the original 33-volume Dictionary of National Biography. Includes over 10,000 portrait images.
The 60-volume print edition, published in 2004 by Oxford University Press in association with the British Academy, is available in the Rose Main Reading Room under classmark *R-AGH 04-4940. In addition, there is a one-volume index of contributors.
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