William Diehl Dies age 81

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William Diehl Dies age 81

Dec 06 2006

William Diehl, author of thrillers such as Sharky's Machine, Primal Fear, Thai Horse and Eureka, died on 26 November in Atlanta, Ga., of an aortal aneurysm. He was 81.   He started writing his first novel at the age of 50 while serving on a jury; at his death he was finishing a 10th novel, which should be published next year. 

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