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 (stī′rən), William Clark 1925-2006.
American writer primarily known for his novels, including Lie Down in Darkness (1951) and The Confessions of Nat Turner (1967).


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William, born 1925, U.S. author.
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As of 2014, Acrylonitrile Butadiene styrene (ABS) market is majorly dominated by SABIC Innovative Plastics Holdings US LP (Saudi Arabia), Styrolution (Germany), Styron LLC (U.
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Matthiessen was one of the last survivors of a generation of American writers who came of age after World War II and who all seemed to know one another, socializing in New York and on Long Island's East End as a kind of movable literary salon peopled by the likes of William Styron, James Jones, Kurt Vonnegut and E.
Global producer Styron has announced two new additions to its Sprintan rubber range which have been tailored to meet the evolving needs of the global tyre industry.
The company says K 2013 is an ideal platform for Styron to demonstrate its capabilities to solve material challenges for its customers.
I cried when I read Sophie's Choice by William Styron, Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks and In the Skin of a Lion by Michael Ondaatje.
The editors were unable to locate, for example, any of the letters Styron wrote to the novelist and civil rights activist James Baldwin--letters that would certainly have proven illuminating given Styron's complicated relationship with the African-American intellectual community in the wake of the publication of The Confessions of Nat Turner.
Described as a Dickensian and Dostoyevsky-like heavy drama, the film will be an adaptation of a 1951 William Styron novel of the same name that charts the rise of a southern family.
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Styron, a global materials company and manufacturer of plastics, latex and rubber, has launched two new premium solutions for automotive interiors.