Country Music: A Biographical Dictionary

A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 22, 2016
A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms

A Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms
English | December 28, 2006 | ISBN: 9004156054 | 1348 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This publication is the long-awaited complement to Michael Loewe's acclaimed Biographical Dictionary of the Qin, Former Han and Xin Periods (2000). With more than 8,000 entries, based upon historical records and surviving inscriptions, the comprehensive Biographical Dictionary of Later Han to the Three Kingdoms (23-220 AD) now provides information on men and women of the Chinese world who lived at the time of Later (or Eastern) Han, from Liu Xiu, founding Emperor Guangwu (reg. 24-57), to the celebrated warlord Cao Cao (155-220) at the end of the dynasty.

A Biographical Dictionary of the Qin, Former Han and Xin Periods  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 22, 2016
A Biographical Dictionary of the Qin, Former Han and Xin Periods

A Biographical Dictionary of the Qin, Former Han and Xin Periods
English | April 2000 | ISBN: 9004103643 | 861 Pages | PDF | 36 MB

This is a unique and conclusive reference work about the 6,000 individual men and women known to us from China s formative first empires. Over decennia Michael Loewe (Cambridge, UK) has painstakingly collected all biographical information available. Not only those are dealt with who set the literary forms and intellectual background of traditional China, such as writers, scholars, historians and philosophers, but also those officials who administered the empire, and the military leaders who fought in civil warfare or with China s neighbours.

Role-Playing Game and Collectible Card Game Artists: A Biographical Dictionary  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Nov. 14, 2016
Role-Playing Game and Collectible Card Game Artists: A Biographical Dictionary

Jane Frank, "Role-Playing Game and Collectible Card Game Artists: A Biographical Dictionary"
English | ISBN: 0786446102 | 2012 | 284 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Presidents: A Biographical Dictionary [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 23, 2016
Presidents: A Biographical Dictionary [Repost]

Presidents: A Biographical Dictionary (American Political Biographies) by Neil A. Hamilton
English | 30 Jun. 2005 | ISBN: 0816057338 | 497 Pages | PDF | 12 MB

The president of the United States is a highly visible public figure, a bearer of immense responsibility, and the subject of intense scrutiny. He is accountable for war, economic depression, domestic strife, national security, partisan politics, and overseas conflict.
Jane Frank - Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary

Jane Frank - Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists of the Twentieth Century: A Biographical Dictionary
2013 | ISBN: 078647727X | English | 534 pages | PDF | 7.9 MB

A Biographical Dictionary of World War II  

Posted by bakerman at Jan. 29, 2016
A Biographical Dictionary of World War II

A Biographical Dictionary of World War II
St. Martin's Press | 1972 | ISBN: 0460038680 | English | 230 pages | PDF | 42.7 MB
Hydraulicians in the USA 1800-2000: A biographical dictionary of leaders in hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics

Hydraulicians in the USA 1800-2000: A biographical dictionary of leaders in hydraulic engineering and fluid mechanics By Willi H. Hager
2015 | 1040 Pages | ISBN: 1138028282 | PDF | 321 MB

Famous American Women: A Biographical Dictionary from Colonial Times to the Present  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksenya.b at Oct. 11, 2015
Famous American Women: A Biographical Dictionary from Colonial Times to the Present

Famous American Women: A Biographical Dictionary from Colonial Times to the Present by Robert McHenry
PDF | 1983 | 482 pages | ISBN: 0486245233 | English | 74 MB

this invaluable reference documents the lives and careers of 1035 distinguished American women in biographical entries of about 400 words. Among them are artists, abolitionists, athletes, poets, businesswomen, diplomats, lawyers, First Ladies, feminists, reformers, teachers, missionaries, doctors, patriots, politicians, singers and socialites.
The British Field Marshalls 1736-1997: A Biographical Dictionary

The British Field Marshalls 1736-1997: A Biographical Dictionary by T. A. Heathcote
English | 21 Jun. 2012 | ISBN: 1848848811, 0850526965 | 320 Pages | EPUB (True) | 8.17 MB

Whether any advantage or benefit will be drawn from the suspension - or effective abolition - of the rank of Field Marshal is debatable. What is certain, however, is that Dr Tony Heathcote's idea of compiling a definitive biographicaldictionary of holders of this illustrious rank since its introduction by George II in 1736, is opportune and inspired.
The Late Medieval Age of Crisis and Renewal, 1300-1500: A Biographical Dictionary by Clayton J. Drees

The Late Medieval Age of Crisis and Renewal, 1300-1500: A Biographical Dictionary by Clayton J. Drees
English | Nov 30, 2000 | ISBN: 0313305889 | 562 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

As part of a unique series covering the grand sweep of Western civilization from ancient to present times, this biographical dictionary provides introductory information on 315 leading cultural figures of late medieval and early modern Europe.