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us: Braithwaite, E. R. (Edward Ricardo)


  • URI(s)

  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Eustace Edward Ricardo
  • Variants

    • us: Braithwaite, Eustace Edward Ricardo
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1912-06-27
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-12-12
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Georgetown (Guyana)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Rockville (Md.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Guyana
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) East End (London, England)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Howard University
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Royal Air Force
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Authors
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) Air pilots, Military
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) High school teachers
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) Child welfare workers
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) Diplomats
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) College teachers
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
        (lcsh) English teachers
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016
  • Earlier Established Forms

      Braithwaite, Edward Ricardo
  • Sources

    • found: His To Sir, with love, 1960, c1959.
    • found: His Paid servant, 1962 (1963 printing): t.p. (E.R. Braithwaite)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Dec. 13, 2016 (E.R. Braithwaite; Eustace Edward Ricardo Braithwaite; b. June 27, 1912, Georgetown, British Guiana [now Guyana]; d. Monday [Dec. 12, 2016], Rockville, Md., aged 104; Guyanese author and former Royal Air Force pilot whose book To Sir, with love, a memoir of teaching in London's deprived East End, was adapted into a hit 1967 film starring Sidney Poitier)
  • LC Classification

    • PR6052.R267
  • Change Notes

    • 1980-08-01: new
    • 2016-12-14: revised
  • Alternate Formats