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A Brief Guide to Collecting Pat Conroy

By Brian Hoey. Oct 26, 2017. 9:00 AM.

Topics: Book Collecting, American Literature, Collecting guide

Pat Conroy, who died in 2016 at the age of 70, was one of the most acclaimed Southern writers of the 20th century. He mined material from his own varied life experience to write compelling fiction and memoirs on the military brat subculture, life at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, and his experiences as an English teacher. His nuanced portrayals of subjects sometimes overlooked by mainstream literature have made him a beloved figure among many and a sought after author among collectors.

     
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