in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: US Politics; US Colonial and Revolutionary History; Colonialism and Imperialism; Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Botany. 615 words.
Edgeworth, Michael Pakenham (1812–1881), botanist and East India Company servant, was born on 24 May 1812 at Edgeworthstown, co. Longford, Ireland, the youngest in a family of two sons and...
in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Molecular and Cell Biology; Journalism; Literature; Literary Theory and Cultural Studies; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets); Manufacturing; History of Manufacturing and Construction; Medicine and Health; Politics. 4407 words.
Eliot, T. S. (26 September 1888–04 January 1965), poet, critic, and editor, was born Thomas Stearns Eliot in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Henry Ware Eliot, president of the...