the heavily populated area extending from Boston to Washington and including New York City, Philadelphia, and Baltimore.
James, 1740–95, Scottish author: biographer of Samuel Johnson. any devoted biographer of a specific person. Contemporary Examples Obama’s Youth Brigade Burns Out Dayo Olopade June 2, 2010 The Best of Brit Lit Peter Stothard August 28, 2009 Benghazi Resignations Begin Eli Lake December 18, 2012 The Stacks: Grateful Dead I Have Known Ed McClanahan August […]
boswell, james Note: Boswell has become a general term for a biographer: “James Joyce found his Boswell in Richard Ellmann.”
to write an account of in the detailed manner of Boswell. to write in the detailed manner of Boswell. Historical Examples Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 11 (of 14) Elbert Hubbard
a battlefield in central England, near Leicester, where Richard III was defeated and slain by the future Henry VII in 1485. noun (English history) the site, two miles south of Market Bosworth in Leicestershire, of the battle that ended the Wars of the Roses (August 1485). Richard III was killed and Henry Tudor was crowned […]