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|General Biography Collections||
Biography Center, link databank (11,291 biographies); search engine works by name only, not by country
Biographien von A bis Z, from Cethegus (in German)
Biografien im Netz (biographies on the net), extensive compilation of links to German-language online biographies
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 1911 edition, posted by encyclopedia.org; a rich source of information - for those who can deal with the many reading errors, for it is one of the clumsiest sites on the net, a fact for which the Britannica should not be held accountable. The texts consist of unchecked scans with loads of reading errors etc.
BBKL, Biographisch-Bibliographisches Kirchenlexikon (Brigraphical-Bibliographical Church Lexicon), in German, extensive, scholarly articles
Books and Writers, collection of detailed biographies of novelists, poets etc., by A. Pesonen and P. Liukkonen
World Biographical Information System, site posted by Saur Verlag; advertises Sauer publications on biography; posts online biobliographies of national biographic compendia
Watchmakers and Inventors Hall of Fame, from FH Swiss Headquarters
Who Named It ?, biographies of inventors etc.
Melanie Perry (ed.), Chambers'
Biographical Dictionary, Larousse, 6th edition 1997, 2016 pp. |
Merriam-Webster's Biographical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., 1995, 1184 pp.