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Full Name: Ira Gitler
(1928-2019) Ira Gitler was born in Brooklyn, New York, and died in Manhattan, New York.
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1928 Kings County
Ira Gitler was born in Brooklyn, New York, on December 18, 1928. 
1985 (Unknown) County
Swing to Bop: An Oral History of the Transition in Jazz in the 1940s
(Pub: Oxford University Press ISBN: 0195036646 / 978-0195036640)
1966 (Unknown) County
Jazz Masters of the 40s
(Pub: Macmillan Publishing Company ISBN: 0025439502 / 978-0025439504)
1974 (Unknown) County
Blood on the Ice: Hockey's Most Violent Moments
(Pub: Chicago: Henry Regnery Company ISBN: 0809290782 / 978-0809290789)
2019 New York County
Ira Gitler died at a nursing facility in Manhattan, New York, on February 23, 2019. 
2001 (Unknown) County
The Masters of Bebop: A Listener's Guide
(Pub: New York: Da Capo Press ISBN: 0306810093 / 978-0306810091)
1999 (Unknown) County
The Biographical Encyclopedia of Jazz
(Pub: New York: Oxford University Press ISBN: 0195074181 / 978-0195074185)
Nonfiction written with Leonard Feather. 
1978 (Unknown) County
Ice Hockey A to Z
(Pub: New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard ISBN: 0688518427 / 978-0688518424)
1976 (Unknown) County
The Encyclopedia of Jazz in the Seventies
(Pub: New York: Horizon Press ISBN: 0818012153 / 978-0818012150)
Nonfiction written with Leonard Feather. 
1969 (Unknown) County
Hockey! the Story of the World's Fastest Sport
(Pub: New York: Macmillan ISBN: 0025082809 / 978-0025082809)
Nonfiction written with Richard Beddoes and Stan Fischler. 
1968 (Unknown) County
Make the Team in Ice Hockey
(Pub: Grosset & Dunlap ISBN: )

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