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 James Herriot born James Alfred Wight in Sunderland England, October 3, 1916  Moved to Glasgow, Scotland as child, late October 1916  Graduated Glasgow Veterinary College on Dec 14, 1939

 Joined Yorkshire practice of J. Donald Sinclair in 1940  Married Joan Catherine Danbury, 5 November 1941
 He was part of the RAF 1941-43
 1966 begins writing using the pen name James Herriot
 23 February 1995 Dies of cancer at home in Yorkshire
 Receives American Veterinary Medical Association’s Award of Appreciation, 4 February 1975  Receives Order of the British Empire and honorary Litt.D. from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, 1979  Made fellow of the Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons, 1982  1983, receives honorary D.V.Sc. from Liverpool University

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 1972 ALL CREATURES GREAT AND SMALL
 1974 ALL THINGS BRIGHT AND BEAUTIFUL
 1977 ALL THINGS WISE AND WONDERFUL
 1978 BBC TV Series begins
 1981 THE LORD GOD MADE THEM ALL
 1992 EVERY LIVING THING

* If Only They Could Talk (1970) ISBN 0-330-23783-7
* It Shouldn't Happen to a Vet (1972) ISBN 0-330-23782-9
* All Creatures Great and Small (1972)
* Let Sleeping Vets Lie (1973) ISBN 978-0718111151
* Vet in Harness (1974) ISBN 0-330-24663-1
* All Things Bright and Beautiful (1974)
* Vets Might Fly (1976) ISBN 0-330-25221-6
* Vet in a Spin (1977) ISBN 0-330-25532-0
* All Things Wise and Wonderful (1977)
* James Herriot's Yorkshire (1979)
* The Lord God Made Them All (1981)
* Every Living Thing (1992)
* James Herriot's Cat Stories (1994)
* James Herriot's Favourite Dog Stories (1995)
* Childrens books
* Only One Woof
* Moses the Kitten
* The Christmas Day Kitten
* Oscar, Cat-About-Town
* Smudge, the Little Lost Lamb
* The Market Square Dog
* Blossom Comes Home
* Bonny's Big Day
* James Herriot's Treasury for Children

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