Internet Resources - Biography
- Biography in Context
Online portal that is built on a foundation of more than 600,000 biographies on more than 500,000 people gathered from more than 170 reference sources. Content includes print, video, audio, podcasts, interactives, maps,
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- Infoplease biography search
Search over 30,000 biographies on the Infoplease Almanacs website.
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- Search Biography.com
Search over 25,000 biographies on the Biography Channel's website.
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- Voice of America Pronunciation Guide
A simplified guide to the pronunciation of names in many languages and nations. Includes MP3 audio files.
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Remnants of the "S.S. Palo Alto." The 435-foot ship was built of concrete by the San Francisco Shipbuilding Co. just after the end of World War I. Originally designed as a tanker, it was part of a wartime effort to reduce the use of steel and iron. The S.S. Palo ... [More]