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Stephen Ambrose was born in 1936 and grew up in Whitewater, Wisconsin.
He became a history professor known for his liberal views (for example he left a
teaching job at Kansas State University in order to protest...
John M. Barry is a prize-winning and New York Times best-selling author whose books have won more than twenty awards. In 2005 the National Academies of Science named The Great Influenza, a study of the 1918 pandemic,...
A Man Called Intrepid author dies aged 89(Dec 03 2013) William Stevenson, a journalist and author who drew on his close ties with intelligence sources to write two best-selling books in the 1970s, A Man Called...