Ernest Edward Tucker

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General Information

Name: Ernest Edward Tucker

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1919 in Chicago, Illinois

Deceased: 1969 in Illinois

Illinois Connection

Ernest Tucker graduated from the University of Illinois.

Ernest is the son of writer and clergyman Irwin St. John Tucker.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ernest Tucker began his career with the Chicago American Publishing Co. as a copy reader, 1938-41,he then became a feature writer diring 1945-48, a columnist, 1958-62, a city editor, 1963-69, and finally assistant managing editor, 1969. He was also a member of faculty of Medill Campus of Northwestern University, 1950-60.

Published Works

  • Portugee Phillips and the Fighting Sioux , Harper & Row, 1960
  • Dan Morgan: Rifleman, Harper & Row , 1962
  • Grant Marsh, Steamboat Captain, Harper & Row, 1964
  • Soldiers And Armies (With W.T.Mars), Lothrop, Lee And Shepard, 1965
  • Story of Fighting Ships, Lutterworth, 1969

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Portugee Phillips and the Fighting Sioux (The American Adventure Series)

Release Date: 1960

Literary Awards

External Links

Ernest Edward Tucker on WorldCat

Ernest Edward Tucker on Amazon


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