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Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
A reference work providing almost 60,000 specially-written signed biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times to the end of the year 2009. State-of-the-art search options, extensive internal cross-referencing, access to articles from the original DNB, and navigation by "themes" combine with rigorous research and scholarship to make the Oxford DNB one of the most innovative and important reference sites available online.


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Art History
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Augustine and Culture Seminar
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Biographies
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British Empire
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Business Databases
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Early American Republic
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English
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Gender and Women's Studies
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Graduate & Undergraduate Business
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History
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Honors Fall 2012
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Humanities
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Irish Studies
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Modern Architecture
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Political Science
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Sociology
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The Great War in Europe
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Theatre
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Theology and Religious Studies
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Ways of Reading: An Introduction to the Methods of Literary Studies
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