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Robert Owen Bowen (born May 7, 1920 in Bridgeport, Connecticut; died June 9, 2003) was an American novelist and essayist.

Works[edit | edit source]

Novels[edit | edit source]

  • The Weight of the Cross (1951, novel)
  • Bamboo (1953, novel)
  • Sidestreets (1953, novel)
  • Strangers (1956, novel)
  • Trapper's Peak (1958, novel)

Essays[edit | edit source]

  • Practical Prose Studies (1956, collection of essays)
  • The New Professor (1956, collection of essays)
  • The Truth about Communism (1962, collection of essays)
  • The College Style Manual (1963, collection of essays)
  • Alaskan Dictionary (1966, collection of travel articles)

Other works[edit | edit source]

  • The Beacon Annual (1958, collection of short fiction)
  • Mountain Child (1959, play)

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