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The Ancient World: Dictionary of World Biography, Volume 1

(Dictionary of World Biography #1)

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Each volume of the Dictionary of World Biography contains 250 entries on the lives of the individuals who shaped their times and left their mark on world history. This is not a who's who. Instead, each entry provides an in-depth essay on the life and career of the individual concerned. Essays commence with a quick reference section that provides basic facts on the individu ...more
Hardcover, 1000 pages
Published January 23rd 2003 by Routledge (first published January 1st 1998)
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Dr. Frank Northen Magill has been a writer and editor of distinguished reference works for the past forty years. John K. Roth is Russell K. Pitzer Professor of Philosophy at Claremont McKenna College in Claremont, California. In 1988, he was named Professor of the Year by the Council for Advancement and Support of Education and the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.

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  • The 19th Century A-K (Dictionary of World Biography, #5)
  • The 19th century, K-Z (Dictionary of World Biography, #6)
  • The 20th Century A-GI (Dictionary of World Biography, #7)
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