The people API has two settings.
This produces a list of people.
The results returned are:-
ID - The unique infoseek ID for the person
Person - The name of the person
Slug - The URL slug of the person
Pictures - A list of images used for the person
The people list can accept several optional parameters.
limit - Set the number of records to retrieve. The test API has a maximum of 10
offset - Offset the search results
person - you can search for specific people. You can use wildcards here. For a specific match use '_hewson'. Starts with - 'hewson%', or ends with: '%hewson'. By default the search is both start with and ends with.
random - This returns a random list based on the search criteria
The other search is for an individual publisher. This requires one of two parameters:
id - the infoseek ID of the person
slug - the slug of the person.
Data returned is the same as the publishers list above, however there are also a series of optional parameters to return further results:
Books - A list of books related to this person.
NOTE - MORE OPTIONS WILL BE ADDED AS MORE DATA IS LOADED INTO THE NEW SYSTEM