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Name:  Claude Walker  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born:


-- Website -- http://seminolesmoke.org
-- Claude Walker on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=claude+walker


Illinois Connection

The author is a veteran of Illinois politics. He has worked on many campaigns and been a political advisor to a U. S. Senator, Governor, and other politicians. He was twice past chairman of Common Cause, Illinois and also involved with the Citizens Utility Board.

Biographical and Professional Information

The grandson and son of Republican politicians, Walker has spent a lifetime in the rough-and-tumble of Illinois politics as a strategist, spin-doctor, organizer, lobbyist, Lincoln impersonator, logo designer, precinct captain, street-heat maestro, unsuccessful House candidate, speechwriter.


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