Database Details

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Alternative Name:   Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford DNB,
Type:   Encyclopedia
Description:   The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century offering concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors. It includes biographies of 60,061 men and women who died in or before the year 2012—plus 536 ‘Theme’ articles for reference and research.
Publisher:   Oxford University Press
Full Text Note:   Full text
Category/Subcategory:   General / Biography