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Richard Adams

Novelist (9-May-1920 — 24-Dec-2016)


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  1. How Watership Down Was Written
    Its author Richard Adams has died. His granddaughter explains how his life, especially his wartime experiences, produced this world-famous story of rabbits and their struggles to survive
    by Miranda Johnson. 1843 Magazine, 28-Dec-2016.


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  4. Library of Congress Name Authority [link]

  5. New York Times Obituary [link]

  6. Random House Dictionary of World Biography (p.4)

  7. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.10)

  8. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.4)

  9. World Authors 1970-1975 (pp.5-8)

  10. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.10)

  11. Legends in Their Own Time (p.3)

  12. A Dictionary of 20th Century World Biography (Oxford) (p.3)

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