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Person Detail: John Roderigo Dos Passos

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Full Name: John Roderigo Dos Passos
(1896-1970) Novelist. John Dos Passos lived at 3 Washington Square, Greenwich Village, New York, New York. Dos Passos' novelistic style is completely unmistakable. With "Manhattan Transfer" (1925) and the U.S.A. trilogy ("The 42nd Parallel" (1930), "1919" (1932), and "The Big Money" (1936)), Dos Passos developed a broad, kaleidoscopic technique to recreate the social and political atmosphere of the first three decades of the 20th century.
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1896 (Unknown) County
John Dos Passos was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1896. 
1970 (Unknown) County
John Dos Passos died in Baltimore, Maryland in 1970. 
1925 (Unknown) County
Manhattan Transfer
1930 (Unknown) County
The 42nd Parallel
Novel; first book of the "U.S.A." (1937) trilogy. 
1932 (Unknown) County
Novel; second book of the "U.S.A." (1937) trilogy. 
1936 (Unknown) County
The Big Money
Novel; third book of the "U.S.A." (1937) trilogy. 
1947 New York County
John Dos Passos was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Letters in 1947. 
1920 (Unknown) County
One Man's Initiation - 1917
1918 (Unknown) County
Dos Passos served in the United States Medical Corps during the first World War. 
1921 (Unknown) County
Three Soldiers
1922 (Unknown) County
A Pushcart at the Curb
Free verse. 
1922 (Unknown) County
Rosinante to the Road Again
Travel book. 
1927 (Unknown) County
Orient Express
Travel book. 
1923 (Unknown) County
Streets of Night
1970 (Unknown) County
John Dos Passos was interred at Yeocomico Episcopal Churchyard, Tucker Hill, Westmoreland County, Virginia. 
? New York County
Dos Passos lived at 3 Washington Square, Greenwich Village, New York, New York. 

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