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John David Ragan

historian , writer

John David Ragan, American writer, historian. Development fellow New York University, 1987; scholar University Cincinnati, 1981, New York University, 1988. Official challenger Clinton-Gore Campaign, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1992; delegate for Howard Dean, Alaska Statewide Democratic Convention, 2004; board directors Ester Community Association, 2000-2005. Member Society Amis Bibliotheque Arsenal, Society Amis Ismayl Urbain, Laborers Union.

Background

Ragan, John David was born on December 28, 1951 in Buffalo. Son of William Andrew and Mary Irene (Howley) Ragan.

Education

Bachelor in History, State University of New York, Binghamton, 1975. Magistere, University Paris, 1981. Master of Arts in French, University Cincinnati, 1982.

Doctor of Philosophy in History, New York University, 2000.

Career

Waiter Cripple Creek Resort, Ester, Alaska, 1975-1976, 78. 89, Chena Hot Springs, Fairbanks, 1988-1992. Processer Petersburg (Alaska) Fisheries, 1979, Pan Alaska Fisheries, Dutch Harbor, 1979.

Nodwell tracked vehicle operator Halliburton Geophysical Service, Alaska, 1980-1990. Freelance writer Chelsea House Publications, New York City, since 1987. Commercial fisherman Bristol Bay, Alaska, 1996.

With Alaska Interstate Construction, Prudhoe Bay, 2001—2004.

Works

book Emiliano Zapata (World Leaders Past & Present) book Storms and Dreams: The Life of Louis de Bougainville (University of Alaska Press - Lives of Great Explorers) book Where Fate Beckons: The Life of Jean-FranCois de la Perouse (University of Alaska Press - Lives of Great Explorers) book Emiliano Zapata (World Leaders Past & Present) book Alaska Highway Explorer book Explorers of Alaska (World Explorers) book Emiliano Zapata et la révolution mexicaine (French Edition) book Where Fate Beckons: The Life of Jean-Francois de La Perouse (University of Alaska Press - Lives of Great Explorers) by John Dunmore (15-Feb-2008) Paperback book Zapata: A narrative, in dramatic form, of the life of Emiliano Zapata book Emiliano Zapata book Emiliano Zapata

Membership

Official challenger Clinton-Gore Campaign, Hoboken, New Jersey, 1992. Delegate for Howard Dean, Alaska Statewide Democratic Convention, 2004. Board directors Ester Community Association, 2000-2005.

Member Society Amis Bibliotheque Arsenal, Society Amis Ismayl Urbain, Laborers Union.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, swimming, backpacking, motorcycling, biking.

Connections

father:
William Andrew Ragan

mother:
Mary Irene (Howley) Ragan