Ackerman, Wendayne

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(1912-1990) German-born translator, in the US for many years before her death; married to Forrest J Ackerman from 1949 to 1957, and his companion in later years. She translated Stanisław Lem's Niezwyciȩżony i inne opowiadania (Warsaw, Poland: Wydawnictwo Ministerstwa Obrony Narodowej, 1964) as The Invincible (1973), from the German translation of the original; and Trudno byt' bogom (1964) [see details in Checklist] by Arkady and Boris Strugatski as Hard to be a God (1973). She also translated an undetermined number of Perry Rhodan tales in the series edited by Forrest J Ackerman. [JC]

Wendayne Ackerman

born Frankfurt-am-Maine, Germany: 4 November 1912

died Los Angeles, California: 5 March 1990

works as translator

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