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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  James Edwin Clayton  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1929 in Johnston City, Illinois


-- James Edwin Clayton on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=james+edwin+clayton


Illinois Connection

James Clayton was born and raised in southern Illinois and received his B. S. from the University of Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Clayton's first job was as a reporter for the Southern Illinoisan in Carbondale, Il. He went on to work at the Washington Post.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Additional Title Information

The Making of Justice: The Supreme court in Action

, Dutton, 1964


Speaking Engagements

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