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How to Write a Biography
At some point in their academic careers, all students will be required to write a biography. In this guide, learn how to write a biography with tips for every phase of the process, from planning to research and writing. And because a biography is only as good as the author’s research, find links below to the best sources of biographical information on the Web, including interviews and obituaries.
Get advice on how to write a biography from those who have done it before. The following resources ... read more »
Encyclopedias, newsmagazines and history Web sites are good places to begin your research. Many ... read more »
Interviews have the potential to offer writers an intimate window into a person’s world, and ... read more »
Obituaries are a useful source of biographical information for deceased persons. Found in all major ... read more »
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