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Buck, Rinker, 1950-

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Personal name headingBuck, Rinker, 1950-
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Birth date1950-12-29
Profession or occupationJournalists Authors
Found inFlight of passage, 1997: CIP t.p. (Rinker Buck) data sheet (b. 12-29-50)
Wikipedia, Oct. 5, 2022 (Rinker Buck is an American author who is best known for his 1997 memoir Flight of Passage. Buck began his career in journalism shortly after graduating from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. His first job was writing for the Berkshire Eagle in 1973. He then served as reporter for New York, Life, Hartford Courant, Adweek and several other national publications.)
Simon & Schuster website, Oct. 5, 2022: LIFE ON THE MISSISSIPPI page (Rinker Buck began his career in journalism at the Berkshire Eagle and was a longtime staff writer for the Hartford Courant. He has written for Vanity Fair, New York, Life, and many other publications, and his work has won the PEN New England Award, the Eugene S. Pulliam National Journalism Writing Award, and the Society of Professional Journalists Sigma Delta Chi Award. He is the New York Times bestselling author of The Oregon Trail, Flight of Passage, and First Job. He lives in Tennessee.)