Hughart, Barry

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HUGHART, Barry. American, b. 1934. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Affiliated with TechTop (military surplus weapons supplier) in the Near East, 1960-63, and in the Far East, 1963-65; Lenox Hill Book Shop, New York City, manager, 1965-70; writer, 1970. Worked as dialogue writer for films. Occasional lecturer at the University of Arizona. Publications: Bridge of Birds: A Novel of an Ancient China that Never Was, 1984; The Story of the Stone (novel), 1988; Eight Skilled Gentlemen (novel), 1991; Bridge of Birds (screenplay). Contributor to periodicals. Address: 2928 N Beverly Ave, Tucson, AZ 85712, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]