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Author Wain, John.

Title A Biographical register 1788-1939 : notes from the name index of the Australian dictionary of biography / compiled and edited by H.J. Gibbney and Ann G. Smith
Published Canberra : Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1987
Canberra : Australian Dictionary of Biography, 1987

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Description 2 volumes (xvii, 403 ; 429 pages) ; 25 cm
Series Genealogy research tools
Contents v. 1. A-K - v. 2. L-Z
Summary Essentially a supplement to the ̀€Australian dictionary of biography' (q.v.) containing brief biographical information on people who were short-listed but not finally included in the work. About 8000 names appear, roughly the same as ADB. Bibliographies and sources are included for each entry. Volume 2 includes an occupational index to the work
Analysis Australia--Biography
Australia--History--1788-1900
Australia--History--1901-1945
Notes Available from The Manager, Bibliotech, ANUTECH, G.P.O. Box 4, Canberra, A.C.T. 2601
Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: volumes 1, page xiii-xviii
Notes Available from The Manager, Bibliotech, ANUTECH, G.P.O. Box 4, Canberra, A.C.T. 2601
In English
Subject Literature -- History and criticism.
Australia -- Biography.
Australia -- Biography -- Dictionaries.
Australia -- History -- 1788-1900.
Australia -- History -- 1901-1945
Australia -- History -- 19th century.
Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Australia -- History.
Genre/Form Literature.
Biographies.
Dictionaries.
Author Gibbney, H. J. (Herbert James)
Smith, Ann G. (Ann Gertrude)
Australian Dictionary of Biography (Firm)
LC no. 73150104
ISBN 0731500989
0731501039
0731501047
Other Titles Australian dictionary of biography
OTHER TI Australian dictionary of biography
Other Titles Australian dictionary of biography