John Dos Passos

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General Information

Name: John Dos Passos

Pen Name: None

Born: January 14, 1896 in Chicago, Illinois

Died: September 28, 1970 in Baltimore, Maryland



Illinois Connection

John Dos Passos was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

John Dos Passos was an American novelist and artist. He was also a correspondent for Life Magazine in 1945 and 1948. Over his long and successful career, Dos Passos wrote forty-two novels, as well as poems, essays, and plays, and created more than 400 pieces of art.

Published Works

  • One Man's Initiation, 1917
  • Three Soldiers, 1921
  • Manhattan Transfer, 1925
  • The USA Trilogy, 1937
  • Chosen Country, 1951
  • The Most Likely to Succeed, 1954
  • The Prospect Before Us, 1950
  • The Theme is Freedom, 1956

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Manhattan Transfer: A Novel

ISBN: 0618381864
Release Date: 2003-09-02

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The 42nd Parallel: Volume One of the U.S.A. Trilogy

ISBN: 0618056815
Release Date: 2000-05-25

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1919: Volume Two of the U.S.A. Trilogy

ISBN: 0618056823
Release Date: 2000-05-25

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The Big Money: Volume Three of the U.S.A. Trilogy

ISBN: 0618056831
Release Date: 2000-05-25

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Literary Awards

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External Links

John Dos Passos on WorldCat

John Dos Passos on Amazon

John Dos Passos on Wikipedia

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