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Joseph Heller was born in Brooklyn in 1923. In 1961 he published Catch-22, which became a bestseller as well as a film in 1970. He went on to write such novels as Something Happened, God Knows, Picture This, and Closing Time (the sequel to Catch-22). Heller died in December 1999.

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Fiction -- Authorship -- Fiction.
Novelists -- Fiction.
Older men -- Fiction.
Fame -- Fiction.