William Seward Burroughs


William Seward Burroughs
noun
1. United States writer noted for his works portraying the life of drug addicts (1914-1997)
Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author
2. United States inventor who patented the first practical adding machine (1855-1898)
Syn: ↑Burroughs
Instance Hypernyms: ↑inventor, ↑discoverer, ↑artificer

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  • William Seward Burroughs I — (January 281857 – September 141898) was an American inventor, born in Rochester, New York.Initially a bank clerk, he invented a calculating machine designed to ease the monotony of clerical work. He was a founder of the American Arithmometer… …   Wikipedia

  • William Seward Burroughs — kann sich beziehen auf: William Seward Burroughs I. (1857–1898), Erfinder einer Rechenmaschine und Firmengründer der Burroughs Corporation William S. Burroughs (1914–1997), Schriftsteller und Künstler, Enkel des Erstgenannten William S. Burroughs …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William Seward Burroughs — may refer to:*William Seward Burroughs I (1857–1898), inventor of adding machine *William S. Burroughs (1914–1997), author and grandson of the above *William S. Burroughs, Jr. (1947–1981), author and son of the above …   Wikipedia

  • William Seward Burroughs — Уильям С. Берроуз William S. Burroughs Имя при рождении: Уильям Сьюард Берроуз II Псевдонимы: Уильям Ли Дата рождения: 5 февраля 1914 Место рождения: Сент Луис, США …   Википедия

  • William Seward Burroughs — n. (1855 1898) USA inventor of the 1st practical adding machine in 1892; William Seward Burroughs (1914 1997), USA author who wrote about the life of drug addicts, grandson of the inventor William Seward Burroughs …   English contemporary dictionary

  • William S. Burroughs — William S. Burroughs, 1983, an seinem 69. Geburtstag William Seward Burroughs (* 5. Februar 1914 in St. Louis, Missouri; † 2. August 1997 in Lawrence, Kansas) war ein amerikanischer Schriftsteller und wird der Beat Generation zugere …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • William S. Burroughs, Jr. — William Seward Burroughs, III (21 July 1947 ndash; 3 March 1981) was an American novelist, also known as William S. Burroughs, Jr. and Billy Burroughs. He bears the name of both his father and his great grandfather, William Seward Burroughs I,… …   Wikipedia

  • William S. Burroughs — William Seward Burroughs (Saint Louis, 5 de febrero de 1914 Kansas, 2 de agosto de 1997) fue un novelista, ensayista y crítico social estadounidense. Su obra tiene una importante carga autobiográfica, y en ella se plasma su adicción a diversas… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • William S. Burroughs — Infobox Writer name = William S. Burroughs caption=William S. Burroughs at his 69th birthday in 1983. birthdate = birth date|1914|2|5 birthplace = St. Louis, Missouri deathdate = death date and age|1997|8|2|1914|2|5 deathplace = Lawrence, Kansas… …   Wikipedia


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