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Stephen Becker

AKA Stephen David Becker

Born: 31-Mar-1927
Birthplace: Mount Vernon, NY
Died: 27-Mar-1999
Location of death: Miami Beach, FL [1]
Cause of death: unspecified

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: When the War Is Over

Military service: USMC (1945)

[1] Miami Heart Institute, Miami Beach, FL.

Father: David Becker
Mother: Lillian
Sister: Myra
Wife: Mary (until his death, two sons, one daughter)
Son: David
Daughter: Julie
Son: Keir Becker (marine geologist)

    University: BA, Harvard University (1947)
    Professor: English, University of Central Florida

    Guggenheim Fellowship 1954

Author of books:
The Season of the Stranger (1951, novel)
Juice (1958, novel)
A Covenant with Death (1965, novel)
The Outcasts (1967, novel)
When the War Is Over (1969, novel)
Dog Tags (1973, novel)
The Chinese Bandit (1975, novel, Far East Trilogy)
The Last Mandarin (1979, novel, Far East trilogy)
The Blue-Eyed Shan (1982, novel, Far East Trilogy)
A Rendezvous in Haiti (1987, novel)

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