Oxford dictionary of national biography, 2001-2004
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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain -- Biography -- Dictionaries

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Edition Notes

This is the first printed supplement to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, published in 2004, and includes entries on 819 men and women who shaped recent British history and who died between 2001 and 2004.

Statementedited by Lawrence Goldman.
GenreBiography, Dictionaries.
ContributionsGoldman, Lawrence, 1957-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA28 .O95 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22551796M
ISBN 109780199562442
LC Control Number2008040720

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