E-books: Biographical Reference

  • Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology: A Biographical Dictionary book cover

    Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology

    A Biographical Dictionary, 1st Edition

    Edited by Daniel M. Fox, Marcia Meldrum, Ira Rezak

    Originally published in 1990, Nobel Laureates in Medicine or Physiology is a biographical reference work about the recipients of Nobel Prizes in Medicine or Physiology from 1901-1989. Each article is written by an accomplished historian of medicine or science. The book is designed to be accessible…

    eBook – 2019-01-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Medical Obituaries: American Physicians' Biographical Notices in Selected Medical Journals before 1907 book cover

    Medical Obituaries

    American Physicians' Biographical Notices in Selected Medical Journals before 1907, 1st Edition

    By Lisabeth M. Holloway

    Originally published in 1981, and then again in 1995, Medical Obituaries is an extensive index begun in the 1960s cataloguing biographical data for American physicians from the 18th and 19th century. The book is an extensive index of American physicians and surgeons and contains an extensive list…

    eBook – 2018-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • The History of Pharmacy: A Selected Annotated Bibliography book cover

    The History of Pharmacy

    A Selected Annotated Bibliography, 1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory Higby, Elaine C. Stroud

    Originally published in 1995, The History of Pharmacy is a critical bibliography of selected information on the history of pharmacy. The book is designed to guide students and academics through the history of science and technology. Topics range from medicine, chemical technology and the economics…

    eBook – 2018-12-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • Mrs Annie Besant: A Modern Prophet book cover

    Mrs Annie Besant

    A Modern Prophet, 1st Edition

    By Theodore Besterman

    Having already published a bibliography on Annie Besant, Theodore Besterman in this book continued with the story of her life. She was a prominent British Theosophist, women's rights activist, writer and orator who lived between 1847 and 1933.Originally published in 1934, this work is fascinating…

    eBook – 2018-10-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Women's History

  • Susan Isaacs: The First Biography book cover

    Susan Isaacs

    The First Biography, 1st Edition

    By D.E.M. Gardner

    Originally published in 1969, this is the first biography of Susan Isaacs, the first attempt to estimate her incalculable contribution to the theory and practice of the education of young children. As a pioneer of new teaching methods, Susan Isaacs will be remembered mainly for her work at the…

    eBook – 2017-09-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychology of Education

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume I (1994): A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume I (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    eBook – 2017-03-16
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume II (1994): A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray book cover

    Routledge Revivals: The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, Volume II (1994)

    A Supplement to Gordon N. Ray, The Letters and Private Papers of William Makepeace Thackeray, 1st Edition

    Edited by Edgar F. Harden

    First published in 1994, these two volumes are intended as a supplement to the four-volume edition edited by Gordon N. Ray in 1945-46. In writing to his broad range of correspondents, Thackeray produced a varied body of letters that will help readers to better understand his nineteenth-century…

    eBook – 2016-10-04
    Routledge

  • The Stylistic Development of Keats book cover

    The Stylistic Development of Keats

    1st Edition

    By Walter Jackson Bate

    This study, first published in 1945, gives a precise description of the unfolding of a great poet’s craftsmanship and suggests alignments of the technical progression with the changes of the mind. Metrical analysis is given in order to throw light on Keats’ general stylistic development using the…

    eBook – 2016-04-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Keats

  • Biographical Dictionary of Psychology book cover

    Biographical Dictionary of Psychology

    1st Edition

    Edited by Noel Sheehy, Antony J. Chapman, Wenday A. Conroy

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    eBook – 2016-01-08
    Routledge

  • The Europa Directory of Literary Awards and Prizes book cover

    The Europa Directory of Literary Awards and Prizes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Leckey

    A complete guide to the major awards and prizes of the literary world.* An invaluable source of information on awards and prizes world-wide* Covers over 1,000 awards and prizes* Comprehensive background information on each award* Extensive contact details.Contents* Includes internationally awarded…

    eBook – 2015-12-22
    Routledge

  • Lords of Fleet Street: The Harmsworth Dynasty book cover

    Lords of Fleet Street

    The Harmsworth Dynasty, 1st Edition

    By Richard Bourne

    Originally published in 1990. The Harmsworth family, starting with Lord Northcliffe (1865-1922) is the greatest and most influential press dynasty Britain has known. The dynasty has had by far the greatest impact on the shape of the press today of all the great press families. The Harmsworths were…

    eBook – 2015-07-24
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

  • Garvin of the Observer book cover

    Garvin of the Observer

    1st Edition

    By David Ayerst

    Originally published in 1985. One of the most distinguished editors in the history of British journalism, J. L. Garvin created the Sunday newspaper as we now know it. His career at the Observer spanned the golden age of the British press when newspapers had a powerful influence on political affairs…

    eBook – 2015-07-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Journalism

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