Paul Theroux
#3912 Overall Influence

Paul Theroux

American travel writer and novelist

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Paul Edward Theroux is an American travel writer and novelist, whose best-known work is The Great Railway Bazaar . He has published numerous works of fiction, some of which were adapted as feature films. He was awarded the 1981 James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his novel The Mosquito Coast, which was adapted for the 1986 movie of the same name.

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National University of Singapore
National University of Singapore

Autonomous research university in Singapore

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University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Public university in Massachusetts, USA

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#822 World Rank #176 USA Rank
Literature