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Glendon Swarthout

AKA Glendon Fred Swarthout

Born: 8-Apr-1918
Birthplace: Pinckney, MI
Died: 23-Sep-1992
Location of death: Scottsdale, AZ
Cause of death: Emphysema

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

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Bless the Beasts and Children

Military service: US Army (infantry, WWII)

Father: Fred Swarthout
Mother: Lila Chubb
Wife: Kathryn Vaughn (m. 28-Dec-1940, until his death)

    High School: Lowell High School, Lowell, MI
    University: BA, University of Michigan
    University: MA, University of Michigan
    University: PhD Victorian Literature, Michigan State University (1955)
    Teacher: Michigan State University

    Risk Factors: Smoking

Author of books:
Willow Run (1943, novel)
They Came to Cordura (1958, novel)
Where the Boys Are (1960, novel)
Welcome to Thebes (1962, novel)
The Cadillac Cowboys (1964, novel)
The Eagle and the Iron Cross (1966, novel)
Loveland (1968, novel)
Bless the Beasts and Children (1970, novel)
The Tin Lizzie Troop (1972, novel)
Luck and Pluck (1973, novel)
The Shootist (1975, novel)
A Christmas Gift (1977, novel)
Skeletons (1979, novel)
The Old Colts (1985, novel)
The Homesman (1988, novel)
Pinch Me, I Must Be Dreaming (1994, novel)
Easterns and Westerns (2001, short stories)

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