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Full Name: Will Durant
Biography:
(1885-1981) Writer, historian. Will Durant co-wrote, "The Story of Civilization," with Ariel Durant. In 1917 he was an instructor at Columbia University. He lived in Nassau County and in Staten Island and spent his summers from 1919 to 1928 in Woodstock, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1919 Ulster County
Mr. Durant spent summers from 1919 to 1928 in Woodstock, New York.  
1885 (Unknown) County
William James Durant was born in North Adams, Massachusetts, on November 5, 1885. 
1981 (Unknown) County
Will Durant died on November 7, 1981. 
1917 New York County
Mr. Durant was an instructor at Columbia University. 
1935 (Unknown) County
The Story Of Civilization: Our Oriental Heritage, Vol. 1
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
History. 
1926 (Unknown) County
The Story Of Philosophy: The Lives And Opinions Of The World's Greatest Philosophers
(Pub: Garden City Pub. Co., Inc. ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1927 (Unknown) County
Transition: A Sentimental Story Of One Mind And One Era
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1930 (Unknown) County
The Case for India
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1931 (Unknown) County
Adventures in Genius
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1953 (Unknown) County
The Pleasures of Philosophy
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
Nonfiction. 
1981 (Unknown) County
Will Durant was interred at West Wood Memorial Village in Los Angeles, California, with his beloved wife, Ariel. 
1939 Ulster County
Mr. Durant spent the summer of 1939 in a rented house near Woodstock, New York, while writing "Caesar and Christ."  
1939 (Unknown) County
The Story Of Civilization: The Life of Greece, Vol. 2
(Pub: Simon and Schuster ISBN: )
History. 
1944 (Unknown) County
The Story of Civilization: Caesar and Christ, Vol. 3
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
History. 
1950 (Unknown) County
The Story of Civilization: The Age of Faith, Vol. 4
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
History. 
1953 (Unknown) County
The Story of Civilization: The Renaissance, Vol. 5
(Pub: Simon & Schuster ISBN: )
History. 
? Nassau County
Mr. Durant lived in Nassau County, New York. 
? Richmond County
Mr. Durant lived in Staten Island, New York. 

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