Entry updated 11 August 2018. Tagged: Author.
(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]
born Hungary: 24 February 1906
died New York: 24 May 1991
- The Liberation of Manhattan (Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1949) with Mark J Appleman [hb/Paul Galdone]
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