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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  William Recktenwald  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1941

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Illinois Connection

Biographical and Professional Information

Recktenwald is a senior lecturer and journalist-in-residence for the School of Journalism at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, Illinois. He is a retired reporter from the Chicago Tribune.

Selected Titles At Your Library

Additional Title Information

  • Gangs

    , Chicago Tribune, 1984

  • Illinois Story-State's History and Competitive Edge Today (with Kenan Yourn and David Heise

    , Illinois Publishing Group , 2002

    Speaking Engagements

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