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  • The Rt. Hon. Lester B. Pearson, 14th Prime Minister of Canada (1897 - 1972)
    Notes Affiliation politique : libéral Sources: Wikipedia Biography Lester Bowles "Mike" Pearson, PC, OM, CC, OBE (23 April 1897 – 27 December 1972) was a Canadian professor, h...
  • Elaine Madsen
    Elaine Madsen is an American author and filmmaker. She is also the mother of actors Virginia Madsen and Michael Madsen. She won an Emmy Award in 1983 for producing the documentary Better Than It Has To...
  • Richard Marcinko
    Richard "Dick" Marcinko (born November 21, 1940) is a retired U.S. Navy SEAL commander and Vietnam War veteran. He was the first commanding officer of SEAL Team Six and Red Cell. After retiring from ...
  • Leslie Donald Epstein
    Leslie Donald Epstein (born May 4, 1938 in Los Angeles, California) is an American novelist. He has had numerous articles and essays published in magazines and journals. For more than 20 years, he ha...


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.

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