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  • African-American History
    Contains biographies on major personalities, Supreme Court cases, and a chronological timeline of historical events.
  • Biography
    Search a database containing more than 20,000 personalities and read the online version of Biography Magazine.
  • Lives, the Biography Resource
    Extensive site with featured topics such as African-Americans, Women, The Civil War, Holocaust Survivors, and more.

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Compiled and Annotated By: Mary Tao August 1999
Revised by Burton Callicott June 2000

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