Definition of Hersey, John in English:

Hersey, John

Syllabification: Her·sey, John
Pronunciation: /ˈhərsē
 
/
( 1914–93), US writer; born in China of US missionary parents; full name John Richard Hersey. Among his works are A Bell for Adano (1944) and Hiroshima (1946).

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