Ten Elements of Biography. Mrs. Youse. Non-Fiction Books about People. Biography Autobiography Memoirs. Biography. bi·og·ra·phy : n. pl. bi·og·ra·phies An account of a person's life written, composed, or produced by another: a film biography of Adlai Stevenson; an oral biography.
bi·og·ra·phy : n.pl.bi·og·ra·phies
An account of a person's life written, composed, or produced by another: a film biography of Adlai Stevenson; an oral biography.
Biographies considered as a group, especially when regarded as a genre.
The writing, composition, or production of biographies: a career entirely devoted to biography.
mem·oir (m m wär , -wôr )n.
An account of the personal experiences of an author.
An autobiography. Often used in the plural.
A biography or biographical sketch.
A report, especially on a scientific or scholarly topic.
memoirs The report of the proceedings of a learned society.
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthplace, Atlanta, GA
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