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Pete Hamill


USA flag (b.1935)

Pete Hamill is an American journalist, novelist, essayist, editor and educator. Widely traveled and having written on a broad range of topics, he is perhaps best known for his career as a New York City journalist. Hamill was a columnist and editor for the New York Post and The New York Daily News.

Genres: Mystery, Thriller
 
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