- Public relations manager Northrop Corporation, Anaheim, California, 1968-1979, industrial editor, Hawthorne, California, 1979-1986.
- Ooka the Wise: Tales of Old Japan
- A collection of seventeen folktales about the legendary Japanese judge Ooka, whose ingenuity and desire for justice help him solve knotty problems in inventive ways.
- The Mysteries of Troy
- Discusses the history, literature and legends, archaeology, and art of this ancient Turkish city, scene of much of Homer's "Iliad" and "Odyssey.
- Motorcycling for Beginners: A Manual for Safe Riding
- Describes the parts of a motorcycle and how they operate and gives instructions for riding on city streets, country roads, and in competition.
- The magic man;: The life of Robert-Houdin,
- A biography of the nineteenth-century Frenchman whose conjuring skill gained him the title of "father of modern magic.
Born February 15, 1917