Table of contents for Great lives from history. The 18th century, 1701-1800 / editor, John Powell ; editor, first edition, Frank N. Magill.

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Publisher's Note
Contributors
Key to Pronunciation
Complete List of Contents
List of Maps and Sidebars
[Maps]
Abington, Fanny
Adam, Robert and James
Adams, Abigail
Adams, John
Adams, Samuel
Addison, Joseph
Agnesi, Maria Gaetana
Ahmed III
Alaungpaya
Alembert, Jean le Rond d'
Allen, Ethan
Amherst, Lord
Andr¿, John
Anne, Queen
Anson, Lord
Argyll, Second Duke of
Arkwright, Sir Richard
Arnold, Benedict
Asbury, Francis
Astell, Mary
Ba{ayn}al Shem Tov
Bach, Johann Sebastian
Backus, Isaac
Bailly, Jean-Sylvain
Banks, Sir Joseph
Banneker, Benjamin
Barbauld, Anna
Basedow, Johann Bernhard
Baskerville, John
Bateman, Hester
Beaumarchais, Pierre-Augustin Caron de
Beccaria, Cesare
Benedict XIV
Bentham, Jeremy
Bering, Vitus Jonassen
Berkeley, George
Black, Joseph
Blackstone, Sir William
Blake, William
Bligh, William
Boccherini, Luigi
Boffrand, Germain
Bolingbroke, First Viscount
Bonneval, Claude Alexandre de
Boone, Daniel
Boswell, James
Bougainville, Louis-Antoine de
Boulogne, Joseph
Boulton, Matthew
Brant, Joseph
Brindley, James
Brown, Lancelot
Bruce, James
Buffon, Comte de
Burke, Edmund
Burney, Charles
Burney, Fanny
Burns, Robert
Butler, Joseph
Canaletto
Cao Xueqin
Carleton, Sir Guy
Carnot, Lazare
Caroline
Carroll, Charles
Casanova
Catherine the Great
Cavendish, Georgiana
Cavendish, Henry
Chapone, Hester
Chardin, Jean-Sim¿on
Charles III
Charles VI
Charles XII
Charlotte, Queen
Chase, Samuel
Ch¿telet, Marquise du
Chikamatsu Monzaemon
Choiseul, ¿tienne Fran¿ois de
Ch{omacr}ng Son
Churchill, Sarah
Clark, George Rogers
Clinton, Sir Henry
Clive, Robert
Condillac, ¿tienne Bonnot de
Condorcet, Marquis de
Cook, James
Copley, John Singleton
Cornwallis, First Marquess
Couperin, Fran¿ois
Cowley, Hannah
Dai Zhen
Danton, Georges
Darby, Abraham
Dauberval, Jean
Defoe, Daniel
Deken, Aagje
Dickinson, John
Diderot, Denis
Dupleix, Joseph-Fran¿ois
Edwards, Jonathan
Elijah ben Solomon
Elizabeth Petrovna
Equiano, Olaudah
Erskine, First Baron
Eugene of Savoy
Euler, Leonhard
Fahrenheit, Daniel Gabriel
Ferguson, Adam
Fichte, Johann Gottlieb
Fielding, Henry
Fischer von Erlach, Johann
Fitch, John
Fitzgerald, Lord Edward
Fitzherbert, Maria Anne
Fleury, Andr¿-Hercule de
Fox, Charles James
Fragonard, Jean-Honor¿
Franklin, Benjamin
Frederick I
Frederick the Great
Frederick William I
Gage, Thomas
Gainsborough, Thomas
Galvani, Luigi
G lvez, Jos¿ de
Garrick, David
George I
George II
George III
Gerry, Elbridge
Gibbon, Edward
Gluck, Christoph
Godolphin, First Earl of
Godwin, William
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Goldsmith, Oliver
Goya, Francisco de
Grattan, Henry
Greene, Nathanael
Gribeauval, Jean-Baptiste Vaquette de
Hakuin
Hamilton, Alexander
Hancock, John
Handel, George Frideric
Hargreaves, James
Hastings, Warren
Hawksmoor, Nicholas
Haydn, Joseph
Helv¿tius, Claude-Adrien
Henry, Patrick
Herder, Johann Gottfried
Herschel, Caroline Lucretia
Herschel, William
Hildebrandt, Johann Lucas von
Hogarth, William
Holbach, Paul-Henri-Dietrich d'
Honda Toshiaki
Howe, Richard
Howe, William
Hume, David
Hutchinson, Thomas
Hyder Ali
Jay, John
Jefferson, Thomas
Jenner, Edward
Johnson, Samuel
Jones, John Paul
Joseph II
Kant, Immanuel
Kar{imacr}m Kh{amacr}n Zand
Kauffmann, Angelica
Kaunitz, Wenzel Anton von
Kay, John
Klopstock, Friedrich Gottlieb
Ko{sacute}ciuszko, Tadeusz
Krasicki, Ignacy
Kutuzov, Mikhail Illarionovich
Lagrange, Joseph-Louis
La Roche, Sophie von
Lavoisier, Antoine-Laurent
Lawrence, Thomas
Leblanc, Nicolas
Lee, Ann
Lennox, Charlotte
Lesage, Alain-Ren¿
Lessing, Gotthold Ephraim
Levni
Linnaeus, Carolus
Lisboa, Ant¿nio Francisco
Little Turtle
Lomonosov, Mikhail Vasilyevich
Louis XV
Louis XVI
Macaulay, Catherine
MacDonald, Flora
McGillivray, Alexander
Mackenzie, Sir Alexander
Maclaurin, Colin
Madison, James
Mahmud I
Manley, Mary de la Rivi¿re
Mansfield, First Earl of
Marat, Jean-Paul
Marggraf, Andreas Sigismund
Maria Theresa
Marie-Antoinette
Marlborough, First Duke of
Mason, George
Mather, Cotton
Mather, Increase
Mendelssohn, Moses
Mentewab
Mirabeau, Comte de
Monge, Gaspard
Montagu, Mary Wortley
Montalembert, Marquis de
Montcalm, Louis-Joseph de
Montesquieu
Montgolfier, Jacques-¿tienne and Joseph-Michel
More, Hannah
Morris, Gouverneur
Morris, Robert
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Murdock, William
Mustafa III
N{amacr}dir Sh{amacr}h
Nanny
Necker, Jacques
Newbery, John
Newcomen, Thomas
Nguyen Hue
North, Lord
Oglethorpe, James Edward
Ogy{umacr} Sorai
Oldfield, Anne
Orl¿ans, Duc d'
Orlov, Aleksey Grigoryevich
Orlov, Grigori Grigoryevich
Paine, Thomas
Paley, William
Park, Mungo
Peale, Charles Willson
Pelham, Henry
Peter the Great
Peter III
Philip V
Phillip, Arthur
Pitt, William, the Elder
Pitt, William, the Younger
Pius VI
Pombal, Marqu¿s de
Pompadour, Madame de
Pontiac
Pope, Alexander
Potemkin, Grigori Aleksandrovich
Priestley, Joseph
Pugachev, Yemelyan Ivanovich
Qianlong
Quesnay, Fran¿ois
Radcliffe, Ann
Rameau, Jean-Philippe
Raynal, Guillaume-Thomas
Revere, Paul
Reynolds, Sir Joshua
Richardson, Samuel
Robespierre
Robinson, Mary
Rochambeau, Comte de
Rodney, George
Roebuck, John
Romney, George
Ross, Betsy
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques
Rush, Benjamin
Sade, Marquis de
Saint-Just, Louis de
Saxe, Comte de
Scarlatti, Alessandro
Schiller, Friedrich
Serra, Junípero
Sewall, Samuel
Seward, Anna
Sharp, Granville
Shays, Daniel
Sheridan, Richard Brinsley
Sherman, Roger
Siddons, Sarah
S{imacr}d{imacr} al-Muk{hsubdot}{tsubdot}{amacr}r al-Kunt{imacr}
Siey¿s, Emmanuel-Joseph
Simcoe, John Graves
Smith, Adam
Spallanzani, Lazzaro
Sta¿l, Madame de
Stahl, Georg Ernst
Stanhope, First Earl
Steele, Richard
Stradivari, Antonio
Stuart, Gilbert
Stukeley, William
Suvorov, Aleksandr Vasilyevich
Suzuki Harunobu
Swedenborg, Emanuel
Swift, Jonathan
Taksin
Telemann, Georg Philipp
Thanadelthur
Tiepolo, Giovanni Battista
Tokugawa Yoshimune
Tone, Wolfe
Toussaint Louverture
Trumbull, John
Tull, Jethro
Tupac Amaru II
Turgot, Anne-Robert-Jacques
Va{hsubdot}{imacr}d Bihbah{amacr}n{imacr}
Vanbrugh, Sir John
Vancouver, George
Vauvenargues, Marquis de
Vergennes, Charles Gravier de
Vico, Giambattista
Vig¿e-Lebrun, ¿lisabeth
Vivaldi, Antonio
Volta, Alessandro
Voltaire
Wahh{amacr}b, Mu{hsubdot}ammad ibn {ayn}Abd al-
Wal{imacr} All{amacr}h, Sh{amacr}h
Walpole, Robert
Wang Zhenyi
Warren, Mercy Otis
Washington, George
Watt, James
Watteau, Antoine
Wayne, Anthony
Wedgwood, Josiah
Wesley, Charles
Wesley, John
West, Benjamin
Wheatley, Phillis
Whitefield, George
Whitney, Eli
Wilberforce, William
Wilkes, John
Wilkinson, John
Wilson, James
Winckelmann, Johann Joachim
Witherspoon, John
Woffington, Peg
Wolfe, James
Wollstonecraft, Mary
Yongzheng
Zenger, John Peter
Zinzendorf, Count von
Appendices [part title]
Rulers and Heads of State
Chronological List of Entries
Category Index
Geographical Index
Indexes [part title]
Personages Index
Subject Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Biography -- 18th century.