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Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography (ODNB) contains the life stories of over 60,000 people who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century.

As well as searching by name you can look up people by place of birth, school, year of death, subject field etc.

 

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