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Brewer, James Norris (fl. 1799–1830), novelist and topographer

John D. Haigh.

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 206 words.

Brewer, James Norris (fl. 1799–1830), novelist and topographer, was the eldest son of a merchant of London. He married the daughter of a gentleman at Clapham. He wrote many romances which...

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Jackson, John Brinckerhoff

Paul Groth.

in American National Biography Online

P ublished online October 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Education; Earth Sciences and Geography; Literature; Literary Studies (Fiction, Novelists, and Prose Writers). 1697 words.

Jackson, John Brinckerhoff (25 September 1909–28 August 1996), essayist, cultural geographer, and interpreter of the American-built environment, was born in Dinard, France, the son of...

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