Salem Press: Great Lives from History

The Definitive, Worldwide Biographical Resource
Salem Press' Great Lives series is a far-reaching view of history, organized around important lives. It offers worldwide coverage of important men and women in all areas of achievement. Articles are typically 1,500 to 3,000 words, bridging the gap between full-length, scholarly studies and the shortened forms found in encyclopedias.

As a Burleson library cardholder, you have access to biographies from:
  • Ancient World
  • Middle Ages
  • Renaissance
  • 17th Century
  • 18th Century
  • 19th Century
  • 20th Century
  • Notorious Lives
  • Scientists and Science
For login instructions, please call 817-426-9207. Please have your library card number ready.