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James Salter, American writer. Recipient, Edith Wharton Prize, New York State Author, since 1998, English Speaking Union Prize, Pen/West Prize, John Steinbeck Prize. Lieutenant Colonel United States Air Force, 1960.

Background

Salter, James was born on June 10, 1925 in Passaic, New Jersey, United States.

Education

Bachelor of Science, United States Military Academy, 1945. Master in International Affairs, Georgetown University, 1950.

Works

Membership

Lieutenant Colonel United States Air Force, 1960.

Connections

Married Ann Altemus, June 6, 1951 (divorced 1976). Children: Allan Conard, Nina Tobe, Claude Cray, James Owen. Married Kay Eldredge.

1 child, Theo Shaw.

spouses:
Ann Altemus

Kay Eldredge

children:
Theo Shaw Salter

Nina Tobe Salter

James Owen Salter

Allan Conard Salter

Claude Cray Salter