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Charles Reis Felix
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Born April 29, 1923
New Bedford, Massachusetts, U.S.
Died January 25, 2017 (aged 93)
Half Moon Bay, California, U.S.
Occupation Writer
Language English
Nationality American
Alma mater Stanford University
University of Michigan
Genre Fiction, memoir

Charles Reis Felix (April 29, 1923 – January 25, 2017) was an America writer and teacher. He was known as a contributor to Luso-American literature.

His work were mainly autobiography, historical narrative and fiction about the human experience. His first book, Crossing the Sauer, was an account of his three months as a combat infantryman from January through March 1945. Crossing the Sauer was called by Paul Fussell as "one of the most honest, unforgettable memoirs of the war I've read."


  • Crossing the Sauer: A memoir of World War II (2002)
  • Through a Portagee Gate (2004)
  • Da Gama, Cary Grant, and the Election of 1934 (2005)
  • Tony: A New England Boyhood (2008)
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