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The permanent collection of the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, published on color microfiche.

Set up to collect and exhibit portraits of `men and women who have made significant contributions to the history, development, and culture of the people of the United States', the National Portrait Gallery now holds the single most important and interesting collection of American portaiture anywhere. Remarkable for the significance of the subjects portrayed, the range of artists and the wide variety of media they employed, the collection brings together nearly 2,000 portraits of the key figures in American history from both famous and little-known artists providing art historians and other researchers with an unusual and wide-ranging resource.

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A Catalogue Raisonné of the Works of the Most Eminent Dutch Painters of the Seventeenth Century

Eight-volume English edition reprinted in two volumes; two very scarce volumes of the German edition, which were not translated into English, reprinted in a separately available third volume.

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A Concordance to the Poems of Dylan Thomas

Romantic. Affirmative. Rhetorical. The poetry of Dylan Thomas urged readers to ponder life as they never had before. Researchers now have access to a concordance and word list keyed to the 1978 printing of Dylan Thomas: The Poems, edited by Daniel Jones.

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A People at War

Letters, diaries, memoirs, and other personal papers from the Civil War holdings of the Library of Congress. Edited by John R. Sellers.

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He warned the world about genocide. The world ignored him.

General Roméo Dallaire continues to be haunted by the brutal ethnic extremism he witnessed 20+ years ago in Rwanda.

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News Provides Unique Context & Insights Across the Curriculum

Spanning topics in every subject, news resources are essential for all students and scholars.

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