Comprehensive collection of authoritative biographies of people who were connected with the British Isles and British history worldwide. The bibliographies for each entry are an excellent starting point for further research.
Profiles of more than 18,000 men and women from all eras of American life. Includes thousands of illustrations, hyperlinked cross-references, and links to select web sites. Each entry includes a bibliography that can act as an excellent starting place for further research.
The Dictionary of Irish Biography, a collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy, is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical dictionary yet published for Ireland. It contains 9,014 signed biographical articles.
A consolidated index to more than 12 million biographical articles appearing in English-language Who's Who-type publications, major biographical dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, handbooks, directories and indexes.