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Detailed articles on more than 18,000 men and women, from all eras and walks of life, whose lives have shaped the United States. Includes bibliographies and links to web resources. Several hundred new entries added each year.
Combines full text profiles with listings and links to articles from otherdatabases. Coverage is worldwide, but with strong emphasis on U.S. Includes profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book and performance reviews, speeches, obituaries.
Illustrated collection of 50,000 biographies. The main focus is Britain and its former colonies and imperial possessions, but it includes full biographical coverage of North America up to American independence