Biographies

How to Make a Creative Biography

A biography is an explanation or a description of a person's life. It is an account of facts and experiences about him or her. It includes details on his/her birth, work, education, relationships, and death. Usually people who have lots of contribution on his/her field are the most common subject of biography.  There is also a so-called...
Jan 14, 2015 |

Suspense Writing Sensation, Faye Kellerman, Author Biographies

Dr. Faye Kellerman was born Faye Mauder, in St. Louis, Missouri, on July 31, 1952, the oldest of six children. Most of her childhood was spent in Sherman Oaks, California. Faye's mother, Anne Steinberg, haled from a very prominent family in St. Louis, MO. Faye's father, Oscar Mauder, was a U.S. Army veteran and served in World War II.
Dec 23, 2014 |

Lawrence Sanders, Author Biographies

Best selling American author, Lawrence Sanders was born on March 15, 1920 in Brooklyn, New York but grew up in the Midwest. He attended Wabash College in Indiana and earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in journalism in 1940. After moving back to New York, Lawrence enlisted in the United States Marine Corp and served from 1943 to 1946.
Dec 23, 2014 |

How to Write a Biography

As you approach the writing of a biography, the story of a chosen subject's life may unfold in a couple of sentences or involve a longer commitment totaling hundreds of pages of information. Throughout the years, the public has developed an interest in learning about the lives of people of both the present and the past. Kings, queens, explorers,...
Dec 23, 2014 |

Biography Writers

Hiring biography writers is not as difficult as it may seem. Nevertheless, biographies are best written by ghost writers for hire. A biography is an account of events of life a person deemed important or interesting for the intended readers. Professional writers who specialize in biographies have the skill to carry out the undertaking in perfect...
Dec 23, 2014 |

100 Great Black Britons

Biographies of 100 well-known or important African and Afro-Caribbean people in the UK.
Mar 9, 2016 |

The Adventures of Tom Bolton

Photos and stories of American clown and world traveller Tom Bolton's adventures in North and Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, Oceania.  
Mar 3, 2016 |

Australian Dictionary of Biography

The Australian Dictionary of Biography is Australia's pre-eminent dictionary of national biography. In it you will find concise, informative and fascinating descriptions of the lives of over 12,000 significant and representative persons in Australian history. The subjects come from all walks of life — from prime ministers, governors-general...
Feb 16, 2016 |

Dictionary of Canadian Biography

Welcome to the online version of the Dictionary of Canadian Biography/Dictionnaire biographique du Canada
Feb 5, 2016 |

s9.com

Welcome to the Biographical Dictionary! S9.com is a Wikipedia type system and everyone can edit biographies or even create their own. S9.com was established in 1997 and since then has grown into one of the largest biography sites on the planet. Whether you have a passion for history or simply know an interesting fact about
Jan 11, 2016 |

Oxford Dictionary of National Biographies

 The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is the national record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century. The Dictionary offers concise, up-to-date biographies written by named, specialist authors. It is overseen by academic editors at Oxford University, UK, and published...
Jan 8, 2016 |

American National Biography

The landmark American National Biography offers portraits of more than 19,000 men and women -- from all eras and walks of life -- whose lives have shaped the nation. More than a decade in preparation, the American National Biography is the first biographical resource of this scope to bepublished in more than sixty years.Published in...
Jan 1, 2016 |

Remembering '85, Mexico City public leaps into quake rescue

Baruch García stood at an intersection Tuesday afternoon after a deadly earthquake, trying to direct traffic away from a road cutting through La Condesa’s lush Parque México. On the other side of... Read More

Lessons in identity from Kurds and Catalans

One of the defining challenges in the 21st century has been how to balance demands for independence by certain peoples with the sanctity of national borders. Just in the coming days alone, two... Read More

Kremlin frets as Russia's once restive Islamist region takes up political Islam

Russia fought two bloody wars in its Caucasus republic of Chechnya, ostensibly to crush an emerging threat of Islamist extremism on its own soil. Mr. Kadyrov is imposing sharia (Islamic law) on... Read More