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Carpenter, Elmer J

Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.

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(1907-1988) US author in whose Moonspin (1967) a foreign power gains control of Earth's weather, threatening to freeze the planet (see Climate Change; Weather Control); but a fight-back effort by Scientists on the Moon may save the day. An earlier novel, Nile Fever (1959), is not sf. [JC]

Elmer J Carpenter

born 4 July 1907

died 5 September 1988


  • Moonspin (New York: Caravelle Books/Flagship, 1967) [pb/]


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