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Pat Frank (May 5, 1908 R11; October 12, 1964) is the pen name of the American writer, newspaperman, and government consultant Harry Hart Frank. Frank's most well-known work is the 1959 post-apocalyptic novel Alas, Babylon. His other books include Mr. Adam and Forbidden Area.
Frank was born in Chicago in 1908. Frank spent many years as a journalist and information handler for several newspapers, agencies, and government bureaus. During his early career, he lived mainly in Florida, including Jacksonville , Atlantic Beach,and Tangerine, Florida, apart from a couple of years in New York and Washington (and service overseas during World War II, when he worked for the Office of War Information and was a correspondent in Italy, Austria, Germany, and Turkey). Died 1964 in Jacksonville, Florida, age 57, of acute pancreatitis.
Nearly all men are sterile in Mr. Adam (1946), Frank's first published work. His other novels include Hold Back the Night, An Affair of State, and Forbidden Area. Frank's experiences reporting on the Korean conflict are described in his autobiographical travelogue The Long Way Round and influenced Hold Back the Night.
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St. Bonaventure gets a boost from Frank's summer work

JOSEPH A. GARCIA/THE STAR St. Bonaventure High School's Thomas Frank (right) tries to stop teammate Ryan Basaldua (left) from passing the ball during practice. Working with Frank is teammate Jake Todey (in back at left). 01/22/2015 Ventura, CA.

Mission team members of Trinity Church in Hackettstown return from Haiti

Members of this year's team were Taylor Thorp, Marie Cenophat, Bill and Fran Blaskopf, Carol Munro, Katya Reed, Suzanne Buchannan, Carrie Ann Callahan, Pat Callahan, Candace & Frank Procaccini, Melissa Deibel, Frank Fowler, and Ginny Mitchell.

Florida clerks ready to issue same-sex licenses

... performing same-sex marriages, have vowed to stop performing all marriage ceremonies. It's the only way, they say, to avoid performing same-sex ceremonies without discriminating. "We're going to marry people," said Hillsborough County Clerk Pat Frank.

County clerks, Tampa economy prep for same sex marriages

"We're told to follow the law, and in this case the law applies to every clerk in the state," Hillsborough County Clerk of the Court, Pat Frank stated. That means any couple applying for a wedding license in Florida gets one. Frank is not sure what to ...

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Pat Frank - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pat Frank (May 5, 1908 – October 12, 1964) was the pen name of the American writer, newspaperman, and government consultant Harry Hart Frank. Frank's ...

Meet Pat Frank - Clerk of Circuit Court, Hillsborough County

Pat Collier Frank has had a distinguished career in public service and elective office, commencing with her election to the Hillsborough County School Board in  ...

Clerk of Circuit Court, Hillsborough County

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Pat Frank - HarperCollins Publishers

Biography. "Pat Frank" was the lifelong nickname adopted by the American writer , newspaperman, and government consultant, who was born Harry Hart Frank ...

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