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Jean Lartéguy (1920–2011)

Jean Lartéguy was born on September 5, 1920 in Maisons-Alfort, Val-de-Marne, France as Lucien Osty. He was a writer, known for Lost Command (1966), Stranger in the House (1992) and Ramuntcho (1959). He died on February 23, 2011 in Paris, France. See full bio »


(age 90) in Paris, France

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Known For

Lost Command
Lost Command Writer
Stranger in the House
Ramuntcho Writer
Le Sahara brûle


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 1973 Témoignages (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Dieu a jugé (1973) ... (writer)
 1966 Lost Command (novel "The Centurions")
 1959 Ramuntcho (writer)
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 1991 Bouillon de culture (TV Series documentary)
- Episode dated 9 February 1991 (1991) ... Himself

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Alternate Names:

Jean Pierre Lucien Osty

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French writer, former war correspondent. Many of his 50 published works dealt with the war in Indochina, from the time of French colonial rule. See more »

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