Biographical Information:

Dates: 1937-
Dates in Ridgefield: resident

non-fiction writer, educator, historian

David Detzer is Professor Emeritus of History at Western Connecticut State University. He is the author of more than twenty scripts produced for non-commercial television, and is a contributor of articles and reviews to scholarly journals.

Titles (partial):
The Brink: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962, 1979
An Asian Tragedy: America and Vietnam, 1992
Allegiance: Fort Sumter, Charleston, and the Beginning of the Civil War, 2001
Donnybrook: The Battle of Bull Run, 1861, 2004,
Dissonance: Between Fort Sumner and bull Run in the Turbulent First Days of the Civil War, 2006
–Source: Notable Ridgefielders–Jack Sanders

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