Biography of aj cronin archibald joseph cronin (1896-1981) was a graduate of the university who became one of britain's most successful novelists born in cardross, the son of glasgow's first female public health inspector, cronin matriculated to study at the university before the first world war. Aj cronin: aj cronin, scottish novelist and physician whose works combining realism with social criticism won a large anglo-american readership cronin was educated at the university of glasgow and served as a surgeon in the royal navy during world war i he practiced in south wales (1921–24) and then, as. Early life of aj cronin cronin was born at rosebank cottage in cardross, dunbartonshire, the only child of a protestant mother, jessie cronin (nee montgomerie), and a catholic father, patrick cronin, and would later write of young men from similarly mixed backgrounds.
British novelist aj cronin was born in dumbartonshire, scotland, in 1896 in 1914 he entered glasgow university to study medicine, but his studies were interrupted by world war i, in which he served in the british navy as a surgeon sublieutenant. Examine the life, times, and work of a j cronin through detailed author biographies on enotes. Cronin returned to french history with paris on the eve (1989), an account of the artistic and intellectual life of paris in the aftermath of the franco-prussian war and before the first world war.
-a j cronin two gentlemen of verona is a touching story of jacopo and nicola, two brothers aged 12 and 13, who do odd jobs and live a hard life themselves to sustain and treat. In the early 1920s cronin moved to south wales to take up a post as a gp, and in 1924 he was appointed medical inspector of mines for great britain later in the 1920s he established a successful practice in london. A j cronin : biography 19 july 1896 - 6 january 1981 early life selected radio credits 1940&ndash (the campbell playhouse - cbs), featuring orson welles, cronin drew on this haunting experience and his research of the occupational hazards of the mining industry for his later novels the citadel, set in wales,. Early life : early life cronin was born at rosebank cottage in cardross , dunbartonshire , the only child of a protestant mother , jessie cronin (née montgomerie ), and a catholic father of irish extraction, patrick cronin, and would later write of young men from similarly mixed backgrounds. Early life rosebank cottage, cronin's birthplace cronin was born in cardross , dunbartonshire ,  scotland , the only child of a protestant mother, jessie cronin (née montgomerie), and a catholic father, patrick cronin.
From an early age he was an avid golfer, and he enjoyed the sport throughout his life he also loved salmon fishing the family later moved to yorkhill , glasgow , where cronin attended st aloysius' college  in the garnethill area of the city. Aj cronin and the citadel: did a work of fiction contribute to the foundation of the nhs cronin and the blurring of the margin between fact and fiction in cronin’s life and work is examined keywords aj cronin, the citadel, novels until the early 1970s, he never repeated his success of the 1930s figure 1 aj cronin (1897–1981). Early life cronin was born at rosebank cottage in cardross, dunbartonshire, the only child of a protestant mother, jessie cronin (née montgomerie), and a catholic father of irish extraction, patrick cronin, and would later write of young men from similarly mixed backgrounds.
Adventures in two worlds is the 1952 autobiography of dr a j cronin, in which he relates, dr cronin has recorded not only the achievements of his early life but also the struggles and setbacks that gave him such a sympathetic understanding of the sufferings of others. Books a far cry from dr finlay if he is remembered at all, aj cronin is known now for dr finlay’s casebook, which ran for many years on both bbc television and radio, and today resonates with. Aj cronin powerpoint presentation 1 aj cronin life biography 2 contents early life birth place of aj cronin medical career a piece of poetry by aj cronin influence of the two gentleman of verona 3 aj cronin full name (archibald joseph cronin) was a scottish novelist and physician .
A j cronin's wiki: archibald joseph cronin, mbchb, md, dph, mrcp (19 july 1896 – 6 january 1981) was a scottish novelist and physicianhis best-known novel is the citadel (1937), the story of a doctor from a welsh mining village who quickly moves up the career ladder in. Archibald joseph cronin was a scottish novelist, dramatist, and non-fiction writer who was one of the most renowned storytellers of the twentieth century. I've been an admirer of aj cronin since i was a teenager in the early 1960's he was an author who knew the meaning of his craft starting with hatter's castle in the early 1930's and concluding many books later in the 1970's, cronin just kept improving and expanding as a writer.