SparkNotes Biography Guides examine the lives of historical luminaries, from Alexander the Great to Virginia Woolf. Each biography guide includes:An examination of the historical context in which the person lived
A summary of the person’s life and achievements
A glossary of important terms, people, and events
An in-depth look at the key epochs in the person’s career
Study questions and essay topics
A review test
Suggestions for further reading
Whether you’re a student of history or just a student cramming for a history exam, SparkNotes Biography guides are a reliable, thorough, and readable resource.