The Cambridge Biographical Encyclopedia
Last updated: 17.12.19
Printed: 1998 Author: David Crystal
Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 0521630991
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This book offers unrivaled coverage of the world's most prominent people past and present. Containing 400 illustrations and over 25,000 entries, it provides informative background sketches while at the same time giving the reader new insights into history, politics, science, and culture. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.