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us: Whiting, Charles, 1926-2007


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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1926-12-18
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2007-07-24
    • Birth Place

        Bootham (England)
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Military historians
          (lcsh) Authors
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        • us: Harding, Duncan, 1926-2007
        • us: Kerrigan, John, 1926-2007
        • us: Kessler, Leo, 1926-2007
        • us: Stirling, Duncan, 1926-2007
      • Sources

        • found: Gilbertson, G. Spiegel-Gesprache: an English-German interpreters' course, 1967.
        • found: His '45, c1985 (surrogate): t.p. (Charles Whiting) prelim. p. (b. 1926; nearly 100 books published ranging from fiction, under pen name Leo Kessler, to military history, espionage, and linguistics)
        • found: The great York air raid, 1979: t.p. (Leo Kessler) p. 4, cover (b. 1927)
        • found: British Library general catalogue of printed books, 1976-1982, 1983: v. 25, p. 167 (Kessler, Leo; real name: Charles Whiting)
        • found: Operation stormwind, 1996: t.p. (Duncan Harding) jkt. (a pseudonym for Charles Whiting, who also writes as Leo Kessler and John Kerrigan (no publs. in LC))
        • found: Kill Rommel, 1996 : t.p. (Leo Kessler writing as John Kerrigan)
        • found: The Screaming Eagles, 1983: t.p. (Duncan Stirling)
        • found: The Screaming Eagles, 2001: t.p. (Leo Kessler) t.p. verso (first published under the pseudonym of Duncan Stirling)
        • found: Wikipedia, July 29, 2007 (Charles Whiting (Dec. 18, 1926 in Bootham, York, England, died July 24, 2007); British author and military historian; best-selling novelist writing under the names of Leo Kessler, Duncan Harding, John Kerrigan, Klaus Konrad, as well as his own)
      • LC Classification

        • PR6073.H6
      • Editorial Notes

        • [Published non-fiction under real name and under pseud.]
      • Change Notes

        • 1980-07-09: new
        • 2016-03-04: revised
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