Biography & Genealogy Master Index, 2015 Edition

  • Series Name: Biography and Genealogy Master Index Series
  • Volume 2
  • Published By:
  • ISBN-10: 1573022284
  • ISBN-13: 9781573022286
  • DDC: 16.92
  • Shipping Weight: 3.55 lbs ( 1.61 kgs)
  • 686 Pages | Print | Hardcover
  • Previous Editions: 2014, 2013, 2012
  • © 2015 | Published

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Overview

Biography & Genealogy Master Index 2015, Part 2 is the fifty-first in a series of updates to the base set, published in 1980-81, and the second of two annual supplement volumes. Together, the two annual volumes in this series provide approximately 500,000 new citations to the cumulative series pool of more than 20.3 million citations.

Biography & Genealogy Master Index 2015, Part 2 is designed to help you easily determine which publication to consult for biographical information. Sources cover both living and deceased persons from every field of activity and from every country in the world. In addition to two annual volumes, individual volumes are cumulated every five years.

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Biography and Genealogy Master Index Series

The BIOGRAPHY AND GENEALOGY MASTER INDEX is designed to help you easily determine which publication to consult for biographical information. Indexed sources cover both living and deceased persons from every field of activity and from every country in the world. Typically current, readily available, standard reference works are indexed. Look for supplement volume updates to this valuable biographical research tool twice a year. These volumes are cumulated every five years. More than 15 million citations compiled from more than 5,000 editions and volumes of approximately 1,700 current and retrospective biographical sources are included in the BIOGRAPHY AND GENEALOGY MASTER INDEX base set and its supplements. In total, BIOGRAPHY AND GENEALOGY MASTER INDEX provides coverage of nearly 5 million contemporary and historical figures from authors to scientists, from boxers to fashion designers, from Adam and Eve to Frank Zappa.

Features and Benefits

  • This edition features citations from several historical biographical dictionaries and recent citations of individuals prominent in several areas of interest including business, science, and the creative arts.
  • Each citation gives the person’s name, followed by birth and/or death dates, source codes, and inclusion of portrait/photograph, as applicable.
  • Names are alphabetized in letter-by-letter sequence, with both names and dates appearing exactly as they are listed in the source books.
  • Cross-references appearing in indexed publications have been retained to further aid research.

What's New

  • Indexed sources include biographical dictionaries and who’s who directories, subject encyclopedias, volumes of literary criticism, and indexes. Also includes sources that restrict coverage to specialized areas, such as education/science, history, literature, religion, politics, performing arts, visual arts, and more.

Table of Contents

Titles indexed in this volume are as follows:
Dun & Bradstreet Reference Book of Corporate Managements 2013.
Dun & Bradstreet Reference Book of Corporate Managements 2014.
New Biographical Dictionary of Film (6th Edition).
New General Biographical Dictionary (Rose), Vol. 1.
New General Biographical Dictionary (Rose), Vol. 3.
New General Biographical Dictionary (Rose), Vol. 4.
Who’s Who Among Women 2010-2011.
Who’s Who in Science and Engineering 2011-2012.
Who’s Who in the East 2014, 41st ed.
Writer’s Directory.