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(1921-1977) Novelist, writer. Works: “From Here to Eternity” (1951), “The Thin Red Line” (1962). Jones lived in Sagaponack, New York, and died at Southampton Hospital; he is buried in Sagaponack Cemetery.

Full Name

James Jones

Locations

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Author's Timeline


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RESIDENCE

Jones lived in Tuxedo Park, New York.

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RESIDENCE

Jones lived in Sagaponack, New York.

1921

BIRTH

James Jones was born in 1921 in Robinson, Illinois.

1951

LITWORK

From Here to Eternity


Novel.

1957

LITWORK

Some Came Running


Novel.

1959

LITWORK

The Pistol


Novel.

1962

LITWORK

The Thin Red Line


Novel.

1967

LITWORK

Go to the Widow-Maker


Novel.

1968

LITWORK

The Ice-Cream Headache and Other Stories


Short stories.

1971

LITWORK

The Merry Month of May


Novel.

1973

LITWORK

A Touch of Danger


Novel.

1974

LITWORK

Viet Journal


Nonfiction.

1977

DEATH

James Jones died in 1977 in Southampton, New York.

1977

INTERMENT

James Jones was interred at Poxabogue-Evergreen Cemetery, Bridgehampton, New York.

1978

LITWORK

Whistle


Novel; completed by Willie Morris.

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