Individual Author Record
Name: Asa BaberPen Name: None Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction Audience: Adult; Born: 1936 in Chicago, Illinois Died: 2003 in Chicago, Illinois
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Illinois ConnectionBaber was a life long Chicago resident.
Biographical and Professional InformationAsa Baber was a novelist, lecturer, and award wining columnist and journalist. He was a contributing editor for Playboy magazine for many years. In September 2001, Baber was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease. (Coincidentally, Baber shared a birthday with his hero, Lou Gehrig.) Upon making an announcement on the 2002 Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon, Baber was elected to serve as national president of the Muscular Dystrophy Association, a post he held until his death.
- Naked at Gender Gap: A Man's View of the War Between the Sexes, Carol Publishing Corporation, 1992
- The Land of a Million Elephants , Burning Cities Press, 1992
- Tranquillity Base and Other Stories , Fiction International, 1979
Titles At Your Library
Tranquillity Base and Other Stories
ISBN: 0931362016 Fiction Intl. 1979 Twelve stories including The Ambush, Close By Gatsby, and The Last Train to Limbo present an array of characters caught in the throes of paranoia, isolation, and an inability to face reality
The Land Of A Million Elephants
ISBN: 0962852422 Chevy Chase, MD Burning Cities. 1992 Book by Baber, Asa
Naked at Gender Gap: A Man's View of the War Between the Sexes
ISBN: 1559721146 Birch Lane Pr. 1992 The celebrated