Nebraska Authors

Jerry E. Strahan

Born 1951 Laurel, LA (USA)

Author of the biography Andrew Jackson Higgins and the Boats that Won World War II. 1994. The subject of the biography, New Orleans industrialist Andrew Higgins, was born in Columbus, Nebraska, grew up in Omaha and attended Creighton Prep high school for a time. Author Strahan is not a Nebraska author, but is included in the database for inquiries.

Places Lived

Laurel, LA
Metairie, LA
New Orleans, LA

Author Of

  • Biography
  • Nonfiction


Biography - Nebraskans; World War II; Andrew Jackson Higgins;


BA, Social Studies Education, University of New Orleans, 1974
MA, History, University of New Orleans, 1976


Manager, Lucky Dogs, Inc., since 1976

Places Worked

Lucky Dogs, Inc.


Andrew Jackson Higgins and the Boats that Won World War II. 1994.
Managing Ignatius: The Lunacy of Lucky Dogs and Life in the Quarter. 1999.
Lucky Dogs: From Bourbon Street to Beijing and Beyond. 2016.

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