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General Information:
Full Name: John A Williams
Biography:
(1925-2015) Novelist. John A. Williams was born in Jackson, Mississippi, and died in Paramus, New Jersey.
Author's Timeline:
1925 (Unknown) County
John Alfred Williams was born in Jackson, Mississippi, on December 5, 1925. 
2015 (Unknown) County
John A. Williams died in a veterans' home in Paramus, New Jersey, on July 3, 2015. 
1967 (Unknown) County
The Man Who Cried I am
(Pub: Little, Brown & Company ISBN: 0316941433 / 978-0316941433)
Novel. 
1961 (Unknown) County
Night Song
(Pub: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ISBN: )
Novel. 
1970 (Unknown) County
The King God Didn't Save: Reflections On The Life And Death Of Martin Luther King Jr.
(Pub: Putnam Pub Group ISBN: 0698101979 / 978-0698101975)
Biography. 
1950 Onondaga County
Mr. Williams grew up in Syracuse, New York, and graduated from Syracuse University in 1950 with a bachelor's degree in English. 
1955 (Unknown) County
Mr. Williams moved to New York City in 1955. 
1965 (Unknown) County
This Is My Country Too
(Pub: Signet ISBN: )
Travel book. 
1991 (Unknown) County
If I Stop I'll Die: The Comedy And Tragedy Of Richard Pryor
(Pub: Thunder's Mouth Press ISBN: 1560250089 / 978-1560250081)
Biography written by Mr. Williams and his son, Dennis A. Williams. 
1963 (Unknown) County
Sissie
(Pub: Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ISBN: )
Novel. 
1969 (Unknown) County
Sons of Darkneww, Sons of Light
(Pub: Little Brown and Company ISBN: )
Novel. 
1976 (Unknown) County
The Junior Bachelor Society
(Pub: Doubleday ISBN: 0385094558 / 978-0385094559)
Novel. 
1982 (Unknown) County
!Click Song
(Pub: Houghton Mifflin ISBN: 0395318416 / 978-0395318416)
Novel. 
1960 (Unknown) County
The Angry Ones
(Pub: Ace ISBN: )
Novel. 

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