Orkow, Ben

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(1896-1988) Russian-born author, in US from 1906 and naturalized in 1924, mostly of plays and film scripts; he also wrote as B Harrison Orkow. In his sf novel When Time Stood Still (1962) a couple travel via Suspended Animation to 2007 CE, where advances in Medicine may offer a cure to her fatal disease. [JC]

Ben Harrison Orkow

born Korma, Russia: 9 January 1896

died Reno, Nevada: 11 December 1988

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