in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Military History; Land Forces and Warfare; Law; Criminology and Criminal Justice; Alternative Belief Systems. 1788 words.
Pike, Albert (29 December 1809–02 April 1891), lawyer, soldier, and Masonic scholar, was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Benjamin Pike, a cobbler, and Sarah Andrews. The boy was...
in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Alternative Belief Systems; Military History; Warfare and Defence. 1575 words.
Te Kooti Arikirangi Te Turuki (c. 1832–1893), Maori fighter and religious leader, was born about 1832 at Te Pa-o-Kahu, Turanganui-a-Kiwa (Poverty Bay), New Zealand, the second of four...