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us: Lear, Linda J., 1940-


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  • Variants

    • us: Nickum, Linda J., 1940-
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1940-02-16
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Pittsburgh (Pa.)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) George Washington University
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) University of Maryland at Baltimore
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Connecticut College
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) 42nd Parallel Films
    • Gender

        female
    • Associated Language

        eng
    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Authors
          (lcsh) College teachers
      • Use For

      • Sources

        • found: Her Harold L. Ickes, 1982: t.p. (Linda J. Lear) pref. (my husband John W. Nickum, Jr.) CIP data sheet (b. 2/16/40) pub. info. (assoc. prof. of history, George Washington Univ.)
        • found: Rachel Carson, 1997: t.p. (Linda Lear)
        • found: The art of Beatrix Potter, 2016: title page (introduction by Linda Lear)
        • found: The life and legacy of Rachel Carson, via WWW, January 13, 2017 (Linda Lear, biographer and historian, holds a Ph. D. in History from George Washington University. She has served as a Senior Smithsonian Research Associate, a Beinecke Fellow, Research Professor of Environmental History at George Washington University and Senior Research Scholar in History at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. She is currently Senior Fellow of the Linda Lear Center for Special Collections and Archives at Connecticut College where she is a Trustee Emeritus. Lear also serves on the Board of the Washington Independent Review of Books, an on-line book reviewing site. (www.wiorb.com ) Linda has been writing full time for the last fifteen years and has a full schedule of speaking and writing engagements. She is also an historical consultant to 42nd Parallel Films for its new documentary on Carson's life) {http://www.rachelcarson.org/LindaLear.aspx}
      • Change Notes

        • 1981-10-05: new
        • 2017-01-18: revised
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