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Thomas McGuane

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Born Dec 11, 1939
Age 76
Hometown Wyandotte, Michigan
Other Names Thomas Francis Mc...

Thomas Francis McGuane III is an American author. His work includes ten novels, short fiction and screenplays, as well as three collections of essays devoted to his life in the outdoors.

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CHILDHOOD

1939 Birth Born in 1939.

TEENAGE

1958 19 Years Old McGuane was born in Wyandotte, Michigan, the son of upwardly mobile Irish Catholic parents who moved to the Midwest from Massachusetts. His primary education included boarding school at Cranbrook School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, from which he graduated in 1958, but also included work on a ranch in Wyoming, ubiquitous fishing and hunting, and a difficult relationship with his alcoholic father that would later shadow much of his fiction. … Read More

THIRTIES

1971 32 Years Old …  His second novel, The Bushwhacked Piano, a picaresque comedy chronicling the romantic, sporting, and entrepreneurial hijinks of Nicholas Payne, traipsing from Michigan to Montana to Florida and sprinkled with wry commentary on the current state of America throughout, appeared in 1971 to rave reviews. … Read More
1978 39 Years Old McGuane published his most autobiographical novel, Panama, in 1978. … Read More
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