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Severance, John B(ridwell)

SEVERANCE, John B(ridwell)

SEVERANCE, John B(ridwell). American, b. 1935. Genres: Young adult fiction, Young adult non-fiction. Career: Harper & Row Publishers Inc., NYC, sales representative, 1958-61; schoolteacher in South Kent, CT, 1961- 69, Wallingford, CT, 1969-84, and NYC, 1986-87; Kent Place School, Summit, NJ, teacher and department head, 1987-91. Publications: for young adults: Winston Churchill: Soldier, Statesman, Artist, 1996; Grandhi, Great Soul, 1997; Thomas Jefferson: Architect of Independence, 1998; Einstein: Visionary Scientist, 1999; Skyscrapers: How America Grew Up, 2000; Braving the Fire, 2002. Address: 6 George St, Westerly, RI 02891, U.S.A.

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