Nebraska Authors

David A. Anderson

Born 1939 Gothenburg, NE

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Great Plains - history


Graduated from Gothenburg High School
AB, Harvard College, 1962
JD, University of Texas Law School, 1971

Places Worked

The University of Texas School of Law
Texas Judicial Council
United Press International
Dayton (Ohio) Journal Herald
San Angelo (Texas) Standard-Times
North Platte (Nebraska) Telegraph-Bulletin


Approved for burial in the Texas State Cemetery in recognition of “significant contribution to Texas history and culture.”
Honored by Texas Legislature for “exemplary service to the University of Texas School of Law.”


An Urn of Native Soil. 2014.
Hampton House. 2014.
Don’t Cry at My Funeral. 2020.

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