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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Albert H. Zolotkoff Carr  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction History Non-Fiction

Born: 1902 in Chicago, Illinois


Illinois Connection

Born and raised in Chicago, Albert Carr attended the University of Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Albert H. Carr was a "Renaissance Man," well versed in economics, history, current events, diplomacy, and scholarship. During the years when he was a consultant to President Harry Truman he still managed to find time to write, and his books cover a wide range of subjects, from colonial American history to the Cold War, from Central American heroes to fiction.

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