BirthdayOctober 9, 1899
BirthplacePetoskey, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Bruce Catton

    Full name: Bruce Catton
    Also known as: Bruce Catton, Catton, Bruce
    Professions: Miscellaneous Crew, Writer
    Nationality: American
    Occupation: Journalist, author

  2. Bruce Catton Death information

    Died: Monday, 28th of August, 1978 (Age: 78)

  3. Bruce Catton Biography

    Charles Bruce Catton (October 9, 1899 – August 28, 1978) was an American historian and journalist, best known for his books on the American Civil War. Known as a narrative historian, Catton specialized in popular history, featuring colorful characters and historical vignettes, in addition to the basic facts, dates, and analyses. Although his books were well researched and supported by footnotes, they were not generally presented in a rigorous academic style. He won a Pulitzer Prize in 1954 for A Stillness at Appomattox, his study of the final campaign of the war in Virginia.

  4. Bruce Catton Family

    Spouse: Hazel H. Cherry
    Childrens: William Bruce Catton

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