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Who's Alive and Who's Dead     View
This site "helps you keep track of which famous people have died and which are still alive!" The purpose is "to list people whose vital status may be unknown by and of interest to the average person," so most persons whose sta ...

A Dictionary of Philosophical Terms and Names     View
"This is a concise guide to technical terms and personal names often encountered in the study of philosophy. Although its entries are extremely brief, many of them include links to electronic versions of philosophical texts and to more detailed discu ...

The House of Usher: Edgar Allan Poe     View
Guide to the life and works of author Edgar Allan Poe.

The Folk File : a Folkie's Dictionary     View
A dictionary of terminology from the world of folk music, including entries for folk artists. Browsable alphabetically.

Edgar Rice Burroughs     View
"Edgar Rice Burroughs is known for more than the creation of Tarzan. He also wrote thrilling adventures set on other planets and in lost lands and civilizations. Come learn more about Tarzan and Edgar Rice Burroughs."

Time Person of the Year: Story Archive     View
Archive of stories about the Time Person of the Year (previously the Man of the Year) from 1927 to the present. Also includes links to the current year's Person of the Year, a gallery of Person of the Year magazine covers, and a photo history of the ...

Time 100: Choosing the Century's Most Influential People     View
A five part series, which covers 100 of this century's most influential people. Profiles of Leaders & Revolutionaries ; Artists & Entertainers ; Builders & Titans ; Scientists & Thinkers ; and Heroes & Icons such as Lenin, Sam Walton, Oprah Winfrey, ...

Biographies of Women Mathematicians     View
"These pages are part of an on-going project by students in mathematics classes at Agnes Scott College, in Atlanta, Georgia, to illustrate the numerous achievements of women in the field of mathematics. There are brief comments on many of the women ...

Current Biography Excerpts     View
Looking for a biography of your favorite athlete? This site probably has it. It has short biographies for lots of athletes in lots of different sports.

The National Inventors Hall of Fame     View
This site provides biographical sketches of the great inventors of America. Henry ford, Thomas Edison, and Eli Whitney are among the many included in this source as well as many others. The site also includes information about the Hall of Fame progra ...




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