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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Matt Hucke  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1972 in Millstadt, Illinois


-- Facebook -- http://www.facebook.com/#!/matt.r.hucke=matt+hucke
-- Website -- http://graveyards.com
-- Matt Hucke on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=matt+hucke

E-Mail: -- hucke@cynico.net


Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Millstadt Illinois, He attended the University of Illinois and, Matt now lives in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Matt has resided in Chicago since 1993 and has been exploring its fascinating graveyards since 1995. Hucke now lives in Rogers Park, north of his favorite Chicago graveyard, Rosehill. He works as an independent Unix programmer and consultant, specializing in electronic commerce.


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Selected Titles At Your Library

Graveyards of Chicago :
ISBN: 0964242648. OCLC Number: 42849992

Lake Claremont Press,. .

Primarily historical in nature. Doesn't include cemetery readings but does discuss the famous & infamous buried in Chicago area cemeteries. Includes photographs of notable cemetery monuments.

Graveyards of Chicago :
ISBN: 9781893121218. OCLC Number: 852800852

. .

Hucke and Bielski show that Chicago's cemeteries are fascinating repositories of history, art, culture, and folklore. History buffs and art lovers will find this book to be an incredible tour of Chicago's-- and America's-- history and culture.