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  • Maria 'May' Denning Van Rensselaer (King) (1848 - 1925)
    Maria Denning “May” Van Rensselaer (King) Daughter of Archibald Gracie King and Elizabeth Denning Duer. Married on 4 October 1871, John King Van Renssalaer, son of General Henry Bell Van Rensselae...
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  • Neil Strauss
    Neil Darrow Strauss, also known by the pen names Style and Chris Powles, is an American author, journalist and ghostwriter, with both American and Kittitian citizenship. He is best known for his best-s...
  • Dr. Olavi Johannes Rouhe (1908 - 2006)
    ROUHE, OLAVI JOHANNES Passed away in Paradise, California. Olavi came to the United States from his home in Savonlinna, Finland as a lad to attend Loma Linda Medical School, and graduated with the clas...

Authors & Writers

Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001)

A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith.

Please link the profiles of writers to this project and consider whether they could also be added to other genre projects listed below. This is a universal project.

References and Sources

Celebrated and influential writers from around the world.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Author

An author is broadly defined as "the person who originated or gave existence to anything" and whose authorship determines responsibility for what was created. Narrowly defined, an author is the originator of any written work and can also be described as a writer.

Authors & Writers

Definition (Oxford Paperback Dictionary Thesaurus 2001)

A writer is a person who has written a particular text, or who writes books or articles as an occupation - the thesaurus lists author, bard, composer, dramatist, journalist, littérateur, novelist, playwright, poet, wordsmith.

Please link the profiles of writers to this project and consider whether they could also be added to other genre projects listed below. This is a universal project.

References and Sources

Celebrated and influential writers from around the world.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Author

An author is broadly defined as "the person who originated or gave existence to anything" and whose authorship determines responsibility for what was created. Narrowly defined, an author is the originator of any written work and can also be described as a writer.