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Jack H. Hexter

Born: 25-May-1910
Birthplace: Memphis, TN
Died: 8-Dec-1996
Location of death: St. Louis, MO
Cause of death: Heart Failure

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Historian

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: On Historians

Father: Milton J. Hexter
Mother: Alma Marks
Wife: Ruth Mullin (m. 1942, four children)

    University: BA, University of Cincinnati (1931)
    University: MA, Harvard University (1933)
    University: PhD, Harvard University (1937)

Author of books:
The Reign of King Pym (1941, biography)
More's Utopia: The Biography of an Idea (1952, philosophy)
On Historians: Reappraisals of Some of the Masters of Modern History (1961, history)
The Judaeo-Christian Tradition (1966, history)
Europe Since 1500 (1971, history)
The History Primer (1971, history)
Doing History (1971, history)
The Vision of Politics on the Eve of the Reformation: More, Machiavelli, and Seyssel (1973, politics)

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