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2006-04-17 07:09:21

By Mark Egan NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sebastian Junger's new book begins with a family album snapshot of the best-selling author of "The Perfect Storm" sitting on his mother's lap as a baby. In the background are two workers posing with them after renovating the family home.


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prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.