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Olivia Manning (1908 - 1980):
Writer


Olivia Manning was born in Portsmouth, but spent much of her youth in Bangor, County Down. Her first novel The Wind Changes contains references to Bangor. Her best known work is the Balkan trilogy and the Levant trilogy. It was televised as `For-tunes of War'.

Born: 2 March 1908
Died: 23 July 1980
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