Daniel Boorstin

Daniel Joseph Boorstin (1914 - 2004)

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Dr Daniel Joseph Boorstin
Born in Atlanta, Georgia, USAmap
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Brother of [private brother (1920s - unknown)]
Husband of — married [location unknown]
Father of [private son (1940s - unknown)], [private son (1940s - unknown)] and [private son (1950s - unknown)]
Died in Washington DC, USAmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Apr 2018
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  • Noted American Social Historian of Jewish ancestry, born in Atlanta Georgia, but raised in Tulsa Oklahoma.
  • Author of some 2 dozen books including 2 major trilogies. One book from one of those trilogies won the Pulitzer Prize in 1974.
  • Director of the Library of Congress in Washington DC from 1975 to 1987. His title was Librarian.


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