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Russell Bourne

Russell Bourne began his career as a writer-editor on LIFE Magazine in 1950. Career interrupted by the Korean War, he operated as a Special Agent in the US Army's Counter-Intelligence Corps in Berlin until 1953. He then returned to Time, Inc and served as Henry Luce's assistant. Thereafter, he ran a number of book publishing departments, from Time-Life Books and American Heritage to the National Geographic and the Smithsonian. In the 1980s, he began creating books on his own and published about...See more