Biographies

Some articles on biographies:

Satyrus The Peripatetic
... of Callatis was a distinguished peripatetic philosopher and historian, whose biographies (Lives) of famous people are frequently referred to by ... His biographies dealt with many eminent people including kings (Dionysius the Younger, Philip), statesmen (Alcibiades), orators (Demosthenes), poets (Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides ... They show that he used not very reliable sources for his biographies ...
Canadian Who's Who
... year the publisher invites new individuals to complete questionnaires from which new biographies are compiled ... in earlier editions an opportunity to update their biographies ... Biographies are chosen on merit alone ...
List Of Works By Mary Shelley - Biographies
... Authorship is uncertain regarding some of the biographies in the volume ... Authorship is uncertain regarding some of the biographies in the volume ... According to Mary Shelley's Literary Lives and Other Writings, Mary Shelley wrote the biographies of Boscan, Garcilaso de la Vega, Diego Hurtado de Mendoza, Luis de Leon, Herrera, Saa de Miranda, Jorge ...
List Of American Experience Episodes
... Bikini 1988-10-11 Cold War Robert Stone 01/03 Indians, Outlaws, and Angie Debo 1988-10-18 Biographies Martha Sandlin 01/04 Eric Sevareid, Not So Wild a Dream 1988-10-25 ... Fisher 01/14 Eudora Welty One Writer's Beginnings 1989-01-03 Biographies Patchy Wheatley 01/15 World That Moses Built, The 1989-01-10 Biographies Edward Gray ... Wells a Passion for Justice 1989-10-24 Biographies William Greaves, Louise Archambault 02/05 Great War 1918, The 1989-10-31 America at War Tom Weidlinger 02/06 Forever Baseball 1989-11-07 Sports Irv ...
Muhammad/FAQ - Sources For Muhammad's Life - Early Biographies
... These include the traditional Muslim biographies of Muhammad (the sira literature), which provide further information on Muhammad's life ... The earliest surviving written sira (biographies of Muhammad and quotes attributed to him) is Ibn Ishaq's Life of God's Messenger written c ... Many scholars accept the accuracy of the earliest biographies, though their accuracy is unascertainable ...

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    Why I love the ancients so much? Aside from everything else, when I read them, the entire past between them and me unfolds at the same time. The hearts of how many heroes and poets may have been set on fire by Plutarch’s biographies which now inspire me with their own and with borrowed flames!
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