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Ambrose Bierce

Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce was an American short story writer, journalist, poet, and American Civil War veteran. His book The Devil's Dictionary was named as one of "The 100 Greatest Masterpieces of American Literature" by the American Revolution Bicentennial Administration. His story "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" has been described as "one of the most famous and frequently anthologized stories in American literature", and his book Tales of Soldiers... Read More

BornAmbrose Gwinnett Bierce
June 24, 1842
Meigs County, Ohio, United States
DiedLost/c. 1914 (aged 71–72);
OccupationSoldier · Journalist · Writer
GenresSatire, journalism, short story, horror fiction, war fiction, fantasy, science fiction, western, memoir, humor, literary criticism, poetry


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