Abe, at 78, is a published author. One book has sold hundreds of thousands of copies. Another, The Buffalo and Indians, won an international book award. His latest books were about the village and the people who lived in Gordon, Ohio where he was born. Abraham wrote and hosted a 13-week TV series shown on Public Broadcasting Stations (PBS). He wrote newspaper columns and magazines stories for many years. Meg Cox wrote about him in The Wall Street Journal. Charles Kuralt had him on television. Abraham’s photos of Japan are in the Sendai City Museum of History and Folklore.