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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Albert H. Zolotkoff Carr  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction History Non-Fiction

Born: 1902 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Albert H. Zolotkoff Carr on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Chicago, Albert Carr attended the University of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Albert H. Carr was a "Renaissance Man," well versed in economics, history, current events, diplomacy, and scholarship. During the years when he was a consultant to President Harry Truman he still managed to find time to write, and his books cover a wide range of subjects, from colonial American history to the Cold War, from Central American heroes to fiction.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Juggernaut: The Path of Dictatorship
ISBN: 0404561098

Ams Pr Inc. 1939

Truman, Stalin and peace
ISBN: B0006ASE20

Doubleday. 1950

The coming of war;: An account of the remarkable events leading to the War of 1812
ISBN: B0007E0Q44

Doubleday. 1960

Vintage retired library hardcover has a lovely decorative dustjacket nicely protected in mylar. Has all the usual library markings, clean book and built to stay that way.

A matter of life and death;: How wars get started or are prevented
ISBN: B0007DX57U

Viking Press. 1966

Men of power;: A book of dictators

Viking Press. 1967

Business as a game

New American Library. 1968