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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Wayne Klatt  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1940 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Wayne Klatt on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=wayne+klatt

E-Mail: -- klatt_wayne@yahoo.com


Illinois Connection

Wayne is a life long Chicagoan.

Biographical and Professional Information

Wayne Klatt graduated from Lane Technical High School and the University of Illinois, where his major was communications (newspaper writing, advertising, radio-TV production) and my minors were history and psychology. He was a reporter and editor at the former City News Bureau/City News Service from 1962 ro 2005, when it folded. His interests are in the criminal justice system, history, movies, classical music and opera, and European literature. In addition to his own writing, he helps others write factual manuscripts.


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Chicago journalism :
ISBN: 078644181X. OCLC Number: 277136414

McFarland & Co.,. .

"This history of Chicago journalism is framed against the larger landscape of American media and the ways in which technology and mergers have altered news gathering and presenting, and it considers daily operations at the newspapers and broadcast stations to demonstrate how they have changed with the times"--Provided by publisher.

Freed to kill :
ISBN: 0380715465. OCLC Number: 25236649

Avon Books,. .

King of the Gold Coast :
ISBN: 1609493206. OCLC Number: 727610584

History Press,. .