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us: Judd, Alan, 1946-

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    • us: Petty, Alan, 1946-
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      • found: His A breed of heroes, 1981: t.p. (Alan Judd) jkt. (b. shortly after the War, served with British Army in N. Ireland)
      • found: Dancing with Eva, c2007: t.p. (Alan Judd)
      • found: site via WWW, Aug. 28, 2007 (b. 1946; former soldier and diplomat, now full-time writer; author of A breed of heroes and The quest for C)
      • found: Wikipedia, 25 Jan. 2010: Alan Judd page (Alan Judd aka Alan Petty (born in 1946); books include both fiction and non-fiction titles)
      • found: The Kaiser's last kiss, 2017: CIP t.p. (Alan Judd) galley ("About the author: Born in 1946, Alan Judd trained as a teacher but became a soldier and diplomat. He is the author of several novels drawing on his military and diplomatic experience, the first of which, A Breed of Heroes, won the Royal Society of Literature's Winifred Holtby award and was later filmed by the BBC. The Devil's Own Work won the Guardian Fiction Prize. His most recent work of fiction, Legacy, a Cold War spy novel, the first of an intended trilogy, was published in 2001. He is also the author of two accomplished biographies: Ford Madox Ford, which won the Heinemann Award, and The Quest for C, the authorized biography of Mansfield Cumming, founder of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). He contributes current affairs articles to various newspapers, as well as writing book reviews and acting as the Spectator's motoring correspondent")
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      • PR6060.U32
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      • [Formerly on undifferentiated name record: n 81043293]
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      • 2007-08-28: new
      • 2016-07-12: revised
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