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Lowell Thomas

Journalist, Radio Personality, Author (6-Apr-1892 — 29-Aug-1981)


Norman R. Bowen (editor). Lowell Thomas, the Stranger Everyone Knows: America's Most Illustrious Newsman as Colleagues and Others Have Seen Him Through the Last Five Decades. Doubleday. 1968. 187pp.

Lowell Thomas. Good Evening Everybody: From Cripple Creek to Samarkand. Morrow. 1976. 349pp.

Lowell Thomas. So Long Until Tomorrow: From Quaker Hill to Kathmandu. New York: William Morrow & Co.. 1977. 317pp.


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  3. Internet Movie Database [link]

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  5. Wikipedia [link]

  6. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  7. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.696)

  8. Twentieth Century Authors (p.1398)

  9. Les Brown's Encyclopedia of Television (p.560)

  10. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.728)

  11. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, p.645)

  12. The New York Times Encyclopedia of Television (p.434)

  13. Who's Who in California 1976 (p.59)

  14. Webster's American Biographies (p.1031)

  15. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.59)

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