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Dear Donald, Dear Bennett

The Wartime Correspondence of Bennett Cerf and Donald Klopfer

Dear Donald, Dear Bennett( )
Author: Cerf, Bennett
Klopfer, Donald
Introduction by: Loomis, Bob
Publication Date:Jan 2002
Publisher:Random House Publishing Group
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $42.99
Book Description:

Donald Klopfer and Bennett Cerf had been partners in Random House for seventeen years, but Donald decided that he had to become a part of an even greater endeavor--the defeat of Nazi Germany. Not long after Pearl Harbor, Donald, who was then forty years old, took a leave from Random House and joined the United States Army Air Forces. He served for two and a half years, finally becoming an intelligence major in a B-24 group in England. Donald and Bennett wrote to each other...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / World War Ii
Language Arts & Disciplines / Publishers & Publishing Industry
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.6 x 21.7 x 2.3 cm
Book Weight:0.349 Kilograms
Author Biography
Cerf, Bennett (Author)
Bennett Cerf was born in 1898, in Manhattan. He was educated at Columbia University. In 1925 he acquired the Modern Library with Donald Klopfer, providing the foundation for their next publishing venture, Random House. A major figure of American publishing for more than four decades, Cerf died in 1971.

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