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Full Name: Gerald Astor
(1926-2007) Author, journalist. Gerald Astor was known for his books on World War II.
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1926 (Unknown) County
Gerald Morton Astor was born in New Haven, Connecticut in 1926. 
2007 Westchester County
Gerald Astor died in Scarsdale, New York in 2007. 
1993 (Unknown) County
A Blood-Dimmed Tide: The Battle of the Bulge by the Men Who Fought It
(Pub: Dell ISBN: )
1998 (Unknown) County
The Mighty Eighth: The Air War in Europe as Told by the Men Who Fought It
1999 (Unknown) County
The Greatest War: Americans in Combat, 1941-1945
(Pub: Novato, Calif.: Presidio Press ISBN: )
1994 (Unknown) County
June 6, 1944: The Voices of D-Day
(Pub: Saint Martin's Press, LLC. ISBN: )
1996 (Unknown) County
Operation Iceberg: The Invasion and Conquest of Okinawa in World War II
1998 (Unknown) County
The Right to Fight: A History of African Americans in the Military
(Pub: Presidio Press ISBN: )
2006 (Unknown) County
Presidents at War: From Truman to Bush, The Gathering of Military Powers To Our Commanders in Chief
(Pub: Wiley. ISBN: )
1974 (Unknown) County
...And a Credit to His Race: The Hard Life and Times of Joseph Louis Barrow, A.k.a. Joe Loius
(Pub: New York, Saturday Review Press. ISBN: 0841503478)
Biography of Joe Louis. 
1949 New York County
Astor attended Columbia University in Manhattan, New York from 1949 to 1951. 
2001 (Unknown) County
Battling Buzzards: The Odyssey of the 517th Parachute Regimental Combat Team 1943-1945
2000 (Unknown) County
The Bloody Forest: Battle for the Hurtgen: September 1944 - January 1945
? Westchester County
Astor grew up in Mount Vernon, New York. 

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