The Cambridge Biographical Encyclopedia

By: Crystal (Editor), David

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Protected in a removable Brodart archival cover. Black boards and spine imprinted in gold with title and author. . 1179 pages. The Cambridge Biographical Encyclopedia is the authoritative single-volume reference work on people, both living and dead. In addition to its thousand or more pages of A-Z entries, the book offers an invaluable Ready Reference section with lists of political leaders and rulers, Nobel Prizewinners, patron saints, sports champions and many more. Acclaimed on its first publication in 1994 as a new kind of biographical reference book, the Encyclopedia is now established as a reliable source of information on over 26,000 people, fully cross-referenced. The book's international coverage and devotion to important figures - both historical and contemporary - in science and the arts as well as sports and popular personalities make it unique. This Second Edition has been comprehensively updated and supplemented with new entries.

Title: The Cambridge Biographical Encyclopedia

Author: Crystal (Editor), David

Categories: Reference,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: New York, Cambridge University Press: (1994) 1998

ISBN Number: 0521630991

ISBN Number 13: 9780521630993

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Our Product Number: 609001

Keywords: REFERENCE,