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Western Civilization II: Home


This guide is designed to help you complete the final assignment for Dr. Nichola Harris's Western Civilization II.

Suggested Subjects

The Macdonald DeWitt Library has biographies available on the following subjects.  These are just suggestions.  If there is a person you would like to research who is not on this list, we can help you find resources.  Please come to the information desk and a librarian will help you.

  • Alessandro de Medici
  • Alfred Hitchcock
  • Angela Merkel
  • Ataturk
  • Bach
  • Beethoven
  • Berthe Morisot
  • Bismarck
  • Cabeza de Vaca
  • Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton
  • Cardinal Wolsey
  • Catherine the Great
  • Cervantes
  • Charles Darwin
  • Charles Dickens
  • Charlie Chaplin
  • Charlotte Bronte
  • Coco Chanel
  • Cromwell
  • Dostoevsky
  • Edward VI of England
  • Einstein
  • Eleanor Marx
  • Elisabeth Vigee Le Brun
  • Ellen Johnson Sirleaf
  • Emily Bronte
  • Florence Nightingale
  • Francis Bacon
  • Freud
  • Galileo
  • Gandhi
  • Gertrude Bell
  • Goebbels
  • Goya
  • Handel
  • Indira Gandhi
  • Ingmar Bergman
  • Isaac Newton
  • J.M.W. Turner
  • James Hutton
  • Jane Goodall
  • John Churchill, First Duke of Marlborough
  • John Lennon
  • John Locke
  • Joseph Mengele
  • Josephine Bonaparte
  • Jung
  • Kaiser Wilhelm II
  • Karl Marx
  • King Edward VII of England
  • Lord Nelson
  • Louis XIII
  • Louis XIV
  • Louise XVI
  • Mahler
  • Margaret Douglas 
  • Margaret Thatcher
  • Marie Curie
  • Martin Luther
  • Mary Anning
  • Mary Seacole
  • Mary Wollstonecraft
  • Maud Gonne
  • Monet
  • Mountbatten
  • Mozart
  • Napoleon
  • Nelson Mandela
  • Peter the Great
  • Picasso
  • Queen Elizabeth II of England
  • Queen Victoria of England
  • Rabelais
  • Rasputin
  • Robespierre
  • Rommel
  • Rosalind Franklin
  • Sarah Bernhardt
  • Stalin
  • Stephen Hawking
  • T.E.Lawrence
  • Tesla
  • Vladimir Putin
  • Voltaire
  • Wallenberg
  • William Smith
  • Winston Churchill

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Death of Mary Queen of Scots

Creator : Alexandre Denis Abel de Pujol
Title : The Death of Mary, Queen of Scots (La mort de Marie Stuart)
Date : 19th Century
Repository : Musée des Beaux-Arts de Valenciennes

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