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Tom Robbins

Novelist (born 22-Jul-1936)


Catherine Elizabeth Hoyser; Lorena Laura Stookey. Tom Robbins: A Critical Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. 1997. 172pp.

Mark Richard Siegel. Tom Robbins. Boise State University. 1980.

Peter O. Whitmer; Bruce Van Wyngarden. Aquarius Revisited: Seven Who Created the Sixties Counterculture That Changed America. New York: Macmillan. 1987. 260pp. The seven are: William Burroughs, Allen Ginsberg, Ken Kesey, Timothy Leary, Norman Mailer, Tom Robbins, and Hunter S. Thompson.


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  6. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of American Writers

  7. The Oxford Companion to American Literature, 5th Edition (p.643)

  8. The International Who's Who 2001 (p.1304)

  9. St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture (vol.4, p.223)

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