William Seward Burroughs


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Noun1.William Seward Burroughs - United States writer noted for his works portraying the life of drug addicts (1914-1997)
2.William Seward Burroughs - United States inventor who patented the first practical adding machine (1855-1898)
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La beat generation, generacion perdida, cerraba por entero el ciclo que la historia del siglo XX le habia marcado, con el fallecimiento de William Seward Burroughs, quien habia nacido el 5 de febrero de 1914 en San Luis, Missouri y era poseedor de un caracter contestatario, francamente subversivo.
William Seward Burroughs, inventor of the calculator, dies at the age of 44.
Of all the principal Beats, probably William Seward Burroughs suffers least from being presented in selected segments rather than full-length originals.