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Edwin O'Connor (I) (1918–1968)

Born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1918, Edwin O'Connor spent his early life in Woonsocket and, from La Salle Academy in Providence, went on to the University of Notre Dame. After graduation in 1939, he worked as a radio announcer. During World War II, he served in the Coast Guard for three years, then went to Boston to work as a writer-producer... See full bio »

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The Last Hurrah
1958
The Last Hurrah
1977

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 1977 The Last Hurrah (TV Movie) (novel)
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