Awards & Winners

William W. Warner

Date of Birth 02-April-1920
Place of Birth Manhattan
(New York City, New York, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as William Warner
Profession Biologist, Writer
William W. Warner was an American biologist and writer. Warner was a 1943 graduate of Princeton University. During World War II, Warner served in the Pacific Theater of operations as an aerial photograph analyst with a Marine air group. He was awarded the 1977 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction for his first book Beautiful Swimmers: Watermen, Crabs and the Chesapeake Bay, which was based on his experiences living and working among crab fishermen on the Chesapeake.

Awards by William W. Warner

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Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction
Honored for : Beautiful Swimmers