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 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  REF920 TWE    Check Shelf
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52 McGs. : the best obituaries from legendary New York Times writer Robert McG. Thomas, Jr.


Thomas, Robert McG. (Robert McGill), 1940-2000.
New York : Scribner, [2001] 2001

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80 : from Ben Bradlee to Lena Horne to Carl Reiner, our most famous eighty year olds reveal why they


Gardner, Gerald, 1929-2020
Naperville, Ill. : Sourcebooks, [2007] 2007

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The 100 most important people in the world today


Robinson, Donald B., 1913-
New York : Putnam [1970] 1970

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 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  920.02    Check Shelf
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1000 makers of the twentieth century.


Smith, Godfrey, 1926-2017
Newton Abbot : David and Charles, 1971. 1971

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 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  920 SMI    Check Shelf
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After words : obituaries of ordinary people that lead extraordinary lives


Sheeler, Jim.
Boulder, Colo. : Pruett Pub., 2007. 2007

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 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  978.8033 SHEELER    Check Shelf
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All we know : three lives


Cohen, Lisa, 1962-
New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, [2012] 2012

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 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  920.72 COHEN    Check Shelf
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Biography for beginners. sketches for early readers



Pleasant Ridge, Mich. : Favorable Impressions, ©2010. 2010

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Biography for beginners. sketches for early readers



Pleasant Ridge, Mich. : Favorable Impressions, ©2011. 2011

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Biography today : profiles of people of interest to young readers.



Detroit, Mich. : Omnigraphics, Inc., [1992-] 1992

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 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  J920 BIOGRAPHY  2001, APR    DUE 04-19-09 Billed
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The bullfighter checks her makeup : my encounters with extraordinary people


Orlean, Susan.
Waterville, ME : G.K. Hall & Co., [2001] 2001

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 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Adult Department  LP 920.009 O    Check Shelf
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Cienie sławy


Saint Bris, Gonzague.
Warszawa : Iskry, 2001. 2001

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 New Britain, Main Library - Foreign Language  PO 920 SA22    Check Shelf
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The Cold War, 1945-1991



Detroit : Gale Research, [1992] 1992

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 Avon Free Public Library - Reference Material  R 920 COLD  V.1    In-Library Use Only
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Cold War : biographies


Hanes, Sharon M.
Detroit : U.X.L., [2004] 2004

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 Plainville Public Library - Non Fiction  909.825 HAN  V.1    Check Shelf
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Colour bar : the triumph of Seretse Khama and his nation


Williams, A. Susan, author.
London : Penguin Books, 2016. 2016

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 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  B KHAMA FAMILY    Check Shelf
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Come to judgment


Whitman, Alden.
New York : Viking Press, 1980. 1980

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 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  920 W59    Check Shelf
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The company they kept : writers on unforgettable friendships



New York : New York Review Books : Distributed in the United States by Random House, [2006] 2006

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 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  920 COMPANY    Check Shelf
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Encyclopedia of Nobel laureates 1901-2017



Bangalore, India : Panther Publishers, 2018. 2018

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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK CREDO    Downloadable
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Encyclopedia of world biography : 20th century supplement



Palatine, Ill. : J. Heraty, . 1900

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 Southington Library - Reference  R 920.02 M  Vol.13    In-Library Use Only
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Everyday heroes


Johnson, Beth, 1956-
Marlton, NJ : Townsend Press, [1996] 1996

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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Children's Department  JUV. 920.073 J66E    Check Shelf
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The grandes dames


Birmingham, Stephen.
Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, 1983. 1983

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 South Windsor Public Library - Large Print Materials  LP 305.42 B53G    Check Shelf
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The Grandes Dames


Birmingham, Stephen.
[Place of publication not identified] : Open Road Distribution, [2016] 2016

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Great contemporaries


Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1937. 1937

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Great lives : a century in obituaries



London : Times Books, 2005. 2005

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Great lives from history.



Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, [2008] 2008

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The hero project : 2 teens, 1 notebook, 13 extraordinary interviews


Hatch, Robert.
New York : McGraw-Hill, [2006] 2006

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Heroes of my time


Salisbury, Harrison E. (Harrison Evans), 1908-1993.
New York : Walker, 1993. 1993

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 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  920.009 SALISBURY    Check Shelf
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Historias de mujeres


Montero, Rosa, author.
Barcelona : Debolsillo, 2015. 2015

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 New Britain, Main Library - Foreign Language  SP 920.72 M76    Check Shelf
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"I dolʹshe veka--" : razgovor na rubezhe


Molchanov, Vladimir Kirillovich, 1950-
Moskva : Vagrius, 2003. 2003

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 West Hartford, Bishop's Corner Branch - Welcome Center  RU 92 MOLCHANOV    Check Shelf
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Icons of the twentieth century : 200 men and women who have made a difference


Cady, Barbara, 1942-
Woodstock, N.Y. : The Overlook Press, 1998. 1998

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Karuzela z madonnami : 57 bardzo zak̜reconych kobiet


Raczek, Tomasz.
Michałów-Grabina : Instytut Wydawniczy Latarnik, 2003. 2003

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 New Britain, Main Library - Foreign Language  PO 920 R11    Check Shelf
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The last leaf : voices of history's last-known survivors


Lutz, Stuart.
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2010. 2010

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 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Adult Department  920.073 LUT    Check Shelf
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 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  920.073 LAST    Check Shelf
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A law unto themselves; twelve portraits


Parkinson, C. Northcote (Cyril Northcote), 1909-1993.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1966. 1966

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Legends : women who have changed the world through the eyes of great women writers



Novato, Calif. : New World Library ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed to the trade by Publishers Group West, [1998] 1998

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Lesser-known giants of the 20th century


Aulino, Charles M.
[Charleston, S.C.] : BookSurge Publishing , 2009. 2009

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 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  920 AU52    Check Shelf
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Letter to the world : seven women who shaped the American century


Ware, Susan, 1950-
New York : W.W. Norton, [1998] 1998

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 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  920.73 W227    Check Shelf
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Life sketches


Hersey, John, 1914-1993.
New York : Knopf, 1989. 1989

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 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  920 H439L    Check Shelf
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Life stories : profiles from The New Yorker



New York : Random House, [2000] 2000

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 Granby, Main Library - Adult  920 LIFE    Check Shelf
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MacNeil/Lehrer United States government leaders videos.



[Arlington, Virginia] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, [2013] 2013

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MacNeil/Lehrer United States presidents videos.



[Arlington, Virginia] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, [2013] 2013

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MacNeil/Lehrer world leaders videos.



[Arlington, Virginia] : MacNeil/Lehrer Productions, [2013] 2013

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Makers of the modern world; the lives of ninety-two writers, artists, scientists, statesmen, invento


Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977.
New York : Simon and Schuster, 1955. 1955

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Men in dark times.


Arendt, Hannah, 1906-1975.
New York : Harcourt, Brace & World [1968] 1968

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Moi︠a︡ portretnai︠a︡ galerei︠a︡


Ri︠a︡zanov, Ėlʹdar, author.
Moskva : "PROZAiK", 2015. 2015

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 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Welcome Center  RU 920.02 RIAZANOV    Check Shelf
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The New York Times book of the dead : 320 print and 10,000 digital obituaries of extraordinary peopl



New York, NY : Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers, [2016] 2016

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New York times great lives of the twentieth century



New York, NY : Times Books, [1988] 1988

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 Enfield, Main Library - Adult Department  920 NEW    Check Shelf
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Obit. : inspiring stories of ordinary people who led extraordinary lives


Sheeler, Jim.
Boulder, Colo. : Pruett Pub., 2007. 2007

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 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Adult Department  920.02 SHEELER    Check Shelf
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obittersweet : Life Lessons from Obituaries


Vukusic, Tamara Macpherson, 1971- author.
[Place of publication not identified] : Mosaic Press / Independent Publishers Group, [2021] 2021

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Of law and men; papers and addresses, 1939-1956


Frankfurter, Felix, 1882-1965.
New York : Harcourt Brace [1956] 1956

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