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The Resource American national biography, general editors, John A. Garraty, Mark C. Carnes

American national biography, general editors, John A. Garraty, Mark C. Carnes

Label
American national biography
Title
American national biography
Statement of responsibility
general editors, John A. Garraty, Mark C. Carnes
Title variation
A N B
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains alphabetically arranged articles that provide biographical information about men and women whose lives and careers have influenced the course of American history, focusing on the key achievements of individuals who died before 1996; each with a descriptive bibliography
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Notable/Best Books (A.L.A.)
  • Booklist
  • New York Times
Dewey number
  • 920.073
  • B
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
CT213
LC item number
.A68 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1920-2007
  • 1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Garraty, John A.
  • Carnes, Mark C.
  • American Council of Learned Societies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
United States
Label
American national biography, general editors, John A. Garraty, Mark C. Carnes
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Conceived as the successor to the Dictionary of American biography, first published between 1926 and 1937"--Vol. 1, p. xvii
  • "Published under the auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies."
  • Cover title: A N B
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Aarons-Baird -- v. 2. Baker-Blatch -- v. 3. Blatchford-Burnet -- v. 4. Burnett-Clarke, Lewis -- v. 5. Clarke, Mary-DaCosta -- v. 6. Dafora-Dubuclet -- v. 7. Dubuque-Fishbein -- v. 8. Fishberg-Gihon -- v. 9. Gilbert-Hand -- v. 10. Handerson-Hofmann -- v. 11. Hofstadter-Jepson -- v. 12. Jeremiah-Kurtz -- v. 13. Kurtzman-Lovecraft -- v. 14. Lovejoy-McCurdy -- v. 15. McCutcheon-Moskowitz -- v. 16. Mosler-Parish -- v. 17. Park-Pushmataha -- v. 18. Putman-Roush -- v. 19. Rousseau-Simmons -- v. 20. Simms-Stratemeyer -- v. 21. Stratton-Tunney -- v. 22. Tunnicliff-Welk -- v. 23. Wellek-Wrenn -- v. 24. Wright-Zworykin
Control code
20194928
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
24 volumes
Isbn
9780195128000
Isbn Type
(vol. 21 : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98020826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)21972
  • 4159BF863FF04E57B35782CC58D7D308
  • (IMchF)fol05140330
Label
American national biography, general editors, John A. Garraty, Mark C. Carnes
Publication
Note
  • "Conceived as the successor to the Dictionary of American biography, first published between 1926 and 1937"--Vol. 1, p. xvii
  • "Published under the auspices of the American Council of Learned Societies."
  • Cover title: A N B
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v. 1. Aarons-Baird -- v. 2. Baker-Blatch -- v. 3. Blatchford-Burnet -- v. 4. Burnett-Clarke, Lewis -- v. 5. Clarke, Mary-DaCosta -- v. 6. Dafora-Dubuclet -- v. 7. Dubuque-Fishbein -- v. 8. Fishberg-Gihon -- v. 9. Gilbert-Hand -- v. 10. Handerson-Hofmann -- v. 11. Hofstadter-Jepson -- v. 12. Jeremiah-Kurtz -- v. 13. Kurtzman-Lovecraft -- v. 14. Lovejoy-McCurdy -- v. 15. McCutcheon-Moskowitz -- v. 16. Mosler-Parish -- v. 17. Park-Pushmataha -- v. 18. Putman-Roush -- v. 19. Rousseau-Simmons -- v. 20. Simms-Stratemeyer -- v. 21. Stratton-Tunney -- v. 22. Tunnicliff-Welk -- v. 23. Wellek-Wrenn -- v. 24. Wright-Zworykin
Control code
20194928
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
24 volumes
Isbn
9780195128000
Isbn Type
(vol. 21 : acid-free paper)
Lccn
98020826
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (InDan)21972
  • 4159BF863FF04E57B35782CC58D7D308
  • (IMchF)fol05140330

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