Powerful and Easy-to-Use Biography Index Retrospective: 1946-1983

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"Biography Reference Bank is the mother lode for biographies because it draws from every article about any individual from any of the WilsonWeb databases--biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, or obituaries. The breadth and depth of information included in BRB is awesome. ..."

--School Library Journal

"Biography Reference Bank is still an excellent biographical reference tool and is highly recommended for public and academic libraries."

--Reference Reviews

"Compared to its competitors, BRB is one of the front-runners as a biographical reference resource."

--Charleston Advisor

Find information about people from antiquity to 1983 in a single, easy-to-use database. Research people in the headlines or throughout history; find information on notables across all disciplines and subject areas with this practical resource.

* Over 627,000 article and book citations.

* Information on individuals that reflects the perspective of the time.

* Indexes interviews and profiles of history-makers.

* Covers popular public figures, including writers, artists, statesmen, sports figures, politicians, religious leaders, scientists, educators, military leaders, teachers, actors, business people, and more. …