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AKA Rodney William Whitaker

Born: 12-Jun-1931
Birthplace: Granville, NY
Died: 14-Dec-2005
Location of death: England
Cause of death: Heart Failure
Remains: Buried

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: The Eiger Sanction

Military service: US Navy (Korean War)

Raised in Albany, New York.

Wife: Diane Brandon (two sons, two daughters)
Son: Lance
Son: Christian
Daughter: Alexandra
Daughter: Tomasin

    University: PhD, Northwestern University
    Professor: University of Texas

Author of books:
The Language of Film (1970)
The Eiger Sanction (1972, novel)
The Loo Sanction (1973, novel)
1339 or So... Being An Apology for A Pedlar (1975, novel, pseudo. Nicholas Seare)
The Main (1976, novel)
Shibumi (1979, novel)
The Summer of Katya (1983, novel)
Rude Tales And Glorious (1983, short stories, pseudo. Nicholas Seare)
Incident at Twenty-Mile (1998, novel)
Hot Night in the City (2000, novel)
Crazyladies of Pearl Street (2005)

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