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Greenwood Biographies

 

 


Ideal for student research assignments, this series features interesting and important figures—contemporary and historical—drawn from a broad range of curriculum subject areas, including history, science, politics, literature, and the arts. The series fills a gap in reference collections, offering full-length, engagingly written biographies that are enjoyable to read, based on authoritative research, and fully documented. Each volume includes:

  • Coverage from birth to death or the present day

  • Timeline highlighting significant biographical events and career contributions

  • Portfolio of photographs depicting the subject at different stages of life

  • Bibliography of print and electronic resources recommended for further study


From Bob Marley and Dr. Dre to Hillary Clinton and Condoleezza Rice, the Greenwood Biographies spotlight the people who shape our world.