Pilarski, Laura P.

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PILARSKI, Laura P. American. Genres: Young adult fiction, Business/ Trade/Industry, Children's non-fiction, Cultural/Ethnic topics. Career: Milwaukee Journal, General News Reporter, 1949-60; freelance correspondent in Europe, 1961-62; assistant to the Associated Press Correspondent, Warsaw, 1962-63; McGraw-Hill World News, chief correspondent, Zurich, 1965-88; McGraw-Hill Publications and others, freelance correspondent, 1989-. Publications: (ed. and contrib.) The Businessman's Guide to Europe, 1965; They Came from Poland (juvenile), 1969; Tibet: Heart of Asia, 1974; Pan Am's World Guide, 1976-78.