DeMaitre, Edmund

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(1906-1991) Hungarian newspaper reporter and author born Ödön Demeter, who covered World War Two for various papers, and who settled permanently in the US after the war; his sf Satire, The Liberation of Manhattan (1949) with Mark J Appleman, comically depicts the invasion of New York by its Soviet liberators. [JC]

Edmund DeMaitre

born Hungary: 24 February 1906

died New York: 24 May 1991



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