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The Author

Harris L. Kligman

Harris L. Kligman was born and raised in the heart of the "City of Brotherly Love," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. However, his journey would soon lead him far beyond his hometown and into the realms of international intrigue and literary creativity.


Leaving Philadelphia in his early twenties, Harris embarked on a remarkable adventure that spanned over three and a half decades. During this extensive period, he engaged with a diverse array of military governments and business entities that held sway over the Far East, Africa, and South America.

Harris L. Kligman is a true polymath, with a rich tapestry of skills and experiences. He is a linguist, wielding the power of language to connect with individuals from all walks of life. His devotion to the Martial Arts is evident through his attainment of a coveted Black Belt in Hapkido, an achievement earned during his time in South Korea.

Moreover, Harris is a retired United States Army Intelligence Officer, a role that showcases his deep commitment to serving his country. Not content with just one specialty, he is also cross-trained as an Infantry Officer, demonstrating his versatility and adaptability in the military sphere.

These diverse life experiences and his profound understanding of the world have provided Harris with a unique perspective that he brings to his novels. His literary works are enriched by the wisdom garnered from his interactions and adventures, making his books both engaging and insightful.

In summary, Harris L. Kligman's life is a testament to a boundless spirit of adventure and a commitment to excellence in various fields. From his roots in Philadelphia to his global travels and multifaceted expertise, he is a truly remarkable individual whose experiences and talents have found their expression in the world of literature.

Harris L. Kligman
Harris L. Kligman
Harris & Nancy Kligman
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Harris L. Kligman retired United States Army Intelligence Officer
Harris L. Kligman Piano
Harris L. Kligman Black Belt Korea
Harris L. Kligman retired United States Army Intelligence Officer
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Harris L. Kligman
Harris L. Kligman and his wife Nancy Kligman
Harris L. Kligman & his executive officer while stationed at Fort Jackson, South Carolina in 1959/60
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