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John Hersey

Novelist (17-Jun-1914 — 24-Mar-1993)


Nancy L. Huse. The Survival Tales of John Hersey. Troy, NY: Whitston Publishing Company. 1983. 217pp.

Nancy Lyman Huse. John Hersey and James Agee: A Reference Guide. G. K. Hall. 1978. 122pp.

David Sanders. John Hersey. New York: Twayne. 1967. 159pp.

David Sanders. John Hersey Revisited. Macmillan. 1991. 130pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

  4. Wikipedia [link]

  5. Webster's American Biographies (p.483)

  6. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  7. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.117)

  8. Contemporary Novelists (pp.599-601)

  9. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.331)

  10. Celebrity Register 3rd Issue (p.233)

  11. Celebrity Register 4th Issue (p.230)

  12. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.470)

  13. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.331)

  14. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.2, p.399)

  15. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.2, p.421)

  16. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.7)

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