Biography and Genealogy Master Index
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An index to printed reference sources that contain biographical information. Biography and Genealogy Master Index covers individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world.
Sources indexed in BGMI are of several types: biographical dictionaries and who's whos, which supply information on a number of individuals.; subject encyclopedias, which include some biographical entries; volumes of literary criticism, which may contain only a limited amount of biographical information but give critical surveys of a writer's works; Indexes, which refer the user to a body of information found elsewhere.The total number of biographical sketches indexed by BGMI is now more than 13.6 million.
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