Tedrow, John C. F.

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TEDROW, John C. F.

TEDROW, John C. F. American, b. 1917. Genres: Earth sciences. Career: U.S. Department of Agriculture, junior soil surveyor, 1941-46; Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, faculty member, 1947-84, professor emeritus, 1984-. Consultant to government and industry. Military service: U.S. Navy, served during World War II in the Pacific theater; became lieutenant. Publications: (ed.) Antarctic Soils and Soil-Forming Processes, 1966; (with R.C. Murray) Forensic Geology: Earth Sciences and Criminal Investigation, 1975; Soils of the Polar Landscapes, 1977; (with K.A. Linnell) Soil and Permafrost Surveys in the Arctic, 1981; Soils of New Jersey, 1986; (with R.C. Murray) Forensic Geology, 1992. Address: 5 Bluebird Court, Edison, NJ 08820, U.S.A.