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Prizes

Prizes( )
Author: Segal, Erich
ISBN:978-1-4447-6846-6
Publication Date:Jun 2013
Publisher:Hodder & Stoughton
Imprint:Hodder Paperbacks
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $21.99
Book Description:

Erich Segal, internationally bestselling author of LOVE STORY and DOCTORS, brings his extraordinary storytelling gifts to the elite sphere of the world's most remarkable physicians and scientists.

Book Details
Pages:528
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):13 x 19.9 x 3 cm
Book Weight:0.414 Kilograms
Author Biography
Segal, Erich (Author)
Erich Segal was a writer, educator, and screenwriter. He was born in Brooklyn, New York on June 16, 1937. He graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in 1958, a M.A. in 1959, and a Ph.D. in 1964.

Segal began a teaching career at Harvard University before moving to Yale University in 1964. He was also a visiting professor in classics at Princeton University and the University of Munich. He achieved international acclaim for his verse translations of Roman playwright Plautus and delivered papers before the American Philological Association and the American Comparative Literature Association.

Segal collaborated on the 1958 Harvard Hasty Pudding Club production and wrote several Hollywood screenplays, including the 1968 animated Beatles film, Yellow Submarine and A Change of Seasons. His most famous novel was Love Story, written in 1970. The book was made into a film in 1970. He received a Golden Globe Award and an Oscar nomination for his screenplay. His other novels include Oliver's Story, The Class, and Doctors. He died of a heart attack on January 17, 2010 at the age of 72.

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