Hollis Alpert

Hollis Alpert

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Hollis Alpert (September 24, 1916 - November 18, 2007) was an American film critic and author. Alpert was best known as the cofounder of the National Society of Film Critics, which he started in his New York City apartment. Hollis Alpert was born in Herkimer, New York on September 24, 1916 to Abram and Myra Alpert. Alpert's father, Abram, left the family when he was still very young. His mother, Myra, ran a bra and girdle factory. He joined the U.S. Army during World War II where he worked as a combat historian. He often wrote historical accounts of major World War II battles. He also wrote pieces on the war which appeared in American magazines.show more

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  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 6mm | 163g
  • Log Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 613596819X
  • 9786135968194