Petty, W(illiam) H(enry)

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PETTY, W(illiam) H(enry)

PETTY, W(illiam) H(enry). British, b. 1921. Genres: Poetry, Administration/Management. Career: Administrator and teacher at educational institutions, 1946-63; Deputy County Education Officer, 1963- 73, and County Education Officer, 1973-84, Kent County Council; Education Consultant, 1984-90. Chairman, Association of Education Officers, 1979-80; President, Society of Education Officers, 1980-81; Chairman, County Education Officers Society, 1982-83; Chairman, Christ Church University College, Canterbury, 1992-95; Director, International Training Services Ltd., 1974-97. Publications: No Bold Comfort, 1957; Conquest, 1967; (co-author) Educational Administration, 1980; (ed) Executive Summaries, 1985-90; Springfield: Pieces of the Past, 1994; (co-author) Genius Loci, 1995; The Louvre Imperial, 1997; Interpretations of History, 2000; No-one Listening, 2002. Address: Willow Bank, Moat Rd, Headcorn, Kent TN29 9NT, England.