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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Ernest Edward Tucker  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult; Young Adult;

Born: 1919 in Chicago, Illinois

-- Ernest Edward Tucker on WorldCat --

Illinois Connection

Ernest Tucker graduated from the University of Illinois. Ernest is the son of writer and clergyman Irwin St. John Tucker.

Biographical and Professional Information

Ernest Tucker began his career with the Chicago American Publishing Co. as a copy reader, 1938-41,he then became a feature writer diring 1945-48, a columnist, 1958-62, a city editor, 1963-69, and finally assistant managing editor, 1969. He was also a member of faculty of Medill Campus of Northwestern University, 1950-60.

Published Works Expand for more information

Titles At Your Library

Portugee Phillips and the Fighting Sioux (The American Adventure Series)

Harper & Row, Publishers. 1960


Harper & Row, Publishers. 1962

1962: by Ernest E. Tucker- Dan Morgan was a real man and he and his rifle helped settle this country and win its freedom.

Soldiers And Armies
ISBN: B000K7E84M

Lothrop, Lee And Shepard. 1965

Book is used and has been withdrawn from service from a Library. Book has a Library Binding and the usual Library Stamps, Stickers, Card Holder, Library Markings. May or May Not have a Dust Jacket.

Story of Fighting Ships
ISBN: 0718813685

Lutterworth Press. 1969