TITLE

The Write Stuff

AUTHOR(S)
McKenna, Pat
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Airman;Dec99, Vol. 43 Issue 12, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features United States Air Force Colonel Doug Beason, a fiction writer. Educational and professional background; Plot of the novel `Ignition,' written by Beason and Kevin J. Anderson; Impact of writing on Beason's life.
ACCESSION #
2657823

 

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