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Resource Name Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Alt Resource Name Oxford
Description Explore the lives of over 57,000 people who have shaped the British past over the last 2,400 years - from the Greek explorer Pytheas to Princess Diana, and from the founding fathers of America to the Nawabs of Bengal. Containing more than 57,000 articles, 65 million words and over 10,500 portrait illustrations, the online edition offers fast desktop access to the complete text of the new 60-volume dictionary, as well as the complete text of the first 33-volume Dictionary of National Biography.
Resource Type Encyclopedia
Resource Format HTML & PDF
Subject Education
  State Library eResources
  Family History
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