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Encyclopedia > 1992 in literature

See also: 1991 in literature, other events of 1992, 1993 in literature, list of years in literature. See also: 1990 in literature, other events of 1991, 1992 in literature, list of years in literature. ... 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... See also: 1992 in literature, other events of 1993, 1994 in literature, list of years in literature. ... This page indexes the individual year in literature pages. ...

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Events

The Bridges of Madison County is a best-selling novel by Robert James Waller which tells the story of a lonely Italian war bride who develops a romantic interest in a dashing photographer who has come to Madison County, Iowa in order to create a photographic essay on the covered... Robert James Waller is an American author also known for his work as a photographer and musician. ... Goosebumps is a very popular American series of childrens horror fiction books created by author R. L. Stine. ... Robert Lawrence Stine (born October 8, 1943), better known as R. L. Stine, is an American writer. ...

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Mary Higgins Clark (born December 24, 1929) is a best-selling American mystery and suspense writer. ... A book by Greg Bear and a worthy sequel to Forge of God. Where the children saved from the recently destroyed earth are sent on a quest, by a faction called the benefactors, to find and destroy the civilsation who send the killer probes in the first place. ... Gregory Dale Bear (born August 20, 1951) is a science fiction author. ... The Bridges of Madison County is a best-selling novel by Robert James Waller which tells the story of a lonely Italian war bride who develops a romantic interest in a dashing photographer who has come to Madison County, Iowa in order to create a photographic essay on the covered... Robert James Waller is an American author also known for his work as a photographer and musician. ... The Children of Men ( 1992) is a dystopian novel by P.D. James set in England in 2021. ... Phyllis Dorothy James, Baroness James of Holland Park (born 3 August 1920 in Oxford) is a British writer of crime fiction and member of the House of Lords. ... The Crow Road is a novel by the Scottish writer Iain Banks, published in 1992. ... Iain Menzies Banks writes mainstream novels as Iain Banks and science fiction as Iain M. Banks. ... Dolores Claiborne (1993) is a novel by Stephen King. ... Stephen King Stephen Edwin King (born September 21, 1947) is a prolific American author best known for his horror novels. ... The English Patient is a novel by Michael Ondaatje which deals with the gradually revealed histories of a critically burned man, his Canadian nurse, a thief, and a British Army sapper as they live out the end of World War II in an Italian monastery. ... Michael Ondaatje OC (born September 12, 1943) is a Canadian author. ... Jazz cover Jazz is a novel by Toni Morrison set in 1926 in uptown Harlem. ... Toni Morrison Toni Morrison is an African-American author, born Chloe Anthony Wofford, February 18, 1931 in Lorain, Ohio. ... Danielle Steel (b. ... Lords and Ladies is a Discworld book by Terry Pratchett. ... Terence David John Pratchett OBE (known to some fans as Pterry) is an English fantasy author (born April 28, 1948, in Beaconsfield, Bucks), best known for his Discworld series. ... Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus is a bestselling relationship guide written by John Gray and first published in 1992. ... John Gray (born 1951 in Houston, Texas) is the author of the highly successful self-help book Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus. ... Danielle Steel (b. ... Roddy Doyle (born May 1958 in Dublin) is an Irish novelist, dramatist and screenwriter. ... The Pelican Brief is legal/suspense thriller written by John Grisham in 1992. ... Grishams 2005 Novel The Broker John Grisham (born February 8, 1955) is an American novelist and author best known for his works of modern legal drama. ... Sue Townsend (born April 2, 1946) is the author of the Adrian Mole series of books. ... Gerina Dunwich (born December 27, 1959, in Illinois) is a professional astrologer, occult historian, and popular New Age author, best known for her books on Wicca and the spellcasting arts. ... Shampoo Plant is a novel by Douglas Coupland published in 1992. ... Douglas Coupland (born December 30, 1961) is a Canadian author and cultural commentator, raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. ... Small Gods is a novel by Terry Pratchett, part of his phenomenally popular Discworld series. ... Terence David John Pratchett OBE (known to some fans as Pterry) is an English fantasy author (born April 28, 1948, in Beaconsfield, Bucks), best known for his Discworld series. ... The Stars Shine Down is a novel by Sidney Sheldon. ... Sidney Sheldon, born February 11, 1917 in Chicago, Illinois, is an American screenwriter and novelist. ... Tale of the Body Thief is the fourth novel in Anne Rices The Vampire Chronicles, following The Queen of the Damned. ... Anne Rice signing books at Olssons on 19th Street, N.W. in the The District of Columbia circa 1990. ... Rohinton Mistry (born July 3, 1952) is a Parsee author. ... The Thief of Always is a novel by Clive Barker that was published in 1992. ... Clive Barker (born October 5, 1952, Liverpool, England) is a British author, director and visual artist. ... Paulo Coelho (born August 24, 1947) is a lyricist and novelist. ... Waiting to Exhale (1995) directed by Forest Whitaker. ... Terry McMillan (born October 18, 1951 in Port Huron, Michigan) is an African-American author. ... L. Ron Hubbard, circa 1970 Lafayette Ronald Hubbard (March 13, 1911 – January 24, 1986), better known as L. Ron Hubbard, was a prolific and controversial American author and the originator of Dianetics and Scientology. ...

Births

Deaths

February 10 is the 41st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Alex Haley Alexander Palmer Haley ( August 11, 1921 - February 10, 1992) was an African American writer who was the Chief Journalist for the United States Coast Guard before retiring to become a senior editor for Readers Digest. ... February 16 is the 47th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Angela Carter (May 7, 1940-February 16, 1992) was an English novelist and journalist, known for her post_feminist magical realist works. ... April 6 is the 96th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (97th in leap years). ... Dr. Isaac Asimov enthroned with symbols of his lifes work (Rowena Morrill) Isaac Asimov (c. ... April 21 is the 111th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (112th in leap years). ... Väinö Linna (December 20, 1920 - April 21, 1992) was one of the most influential Finnish authors of the 20th century. ... April 28 is the 118th day of the year (119th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 247 days remaining. ... Iceberg Slim is the pen name of Robert Beck (1918 - 1992), an African American writer. ... May 22 is the 142nd day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (143rd in leap years). ... Elizabeth David CBE (1913-1992) is a pre-eminent British cookery writer of the mid 20th century. ... July 22 is the 203rd day (204th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 162 days remaining. ... Reginald Bretnor (July 30, 1911 - July 22, 1992) was science fiction author, born Alfred Reginald Kahn. ... September 5 is the 248th day of the year (249th in leap years). ... Fritz Reuter Leiber Jr. ... Look up Fantasy in Wiktionary, the free dictionary For other definitions of fantasy, see fantasy (psychology). ... Science fiction is a form of speculative fiction principally dealing with the impact of imagined science and technology, or both, upon society and persons as individuals. ... December 25 is the 359th day of the year (360th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 6 days remaining. ... Monica Dickens (born 10 May 1915, died 25 December 1992) was a British writer, the great-granddaughter of Charles Dickens. ... December 27 is the 361st day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar. ... Kay Boyle, born February 19, 1902 in St. ...

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Reyes H 1992 The spectrum of liver and gastrointestinal disease seen in cholestasis of pregnancy.
Scientific literature - 1992 (639 words)
Multiple chemical sensitivities: addendum to biologic markers in immunotoxicology (1992): 41 - 5.
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Fiedler, N., Maccia, C., Kipen, H. "Evaluation of chemically sensitive patients." J Occup Med 34 (1992): 529-38.
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