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John Dos Passos

(1896—1970) American novelist

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American novelist. His first important novel, Three Soldiers (1921), which has war as its subject, was followed by many others including Manhattan Transfer (1925) and U.S.A. (1938), a trilogy composed of The 42nd Parallel (1930), 1919 (1932), and The Big Money (1936). He also wrote poetry, plays, essays, travel books, and memoirs.

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