Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1918-1997) UK author, primarily for television, who collaborated with Fred Hoyle on two serials, A for Andromeda and The Andromeda Breakthrough, and the subsequent novelizations under the same titles (1962 and 1964 respectively). He is not to be confused with the John Elliott (note different spelling) who wrote the anti-Chinese/Soviet political thriller Dragon's Feast (1970), itself a work of borderline sf. [JC]
John Herbert Elliot
born Reading, Berkshire: 4 July 1918
died Bristol, England: 14 August 1997
- A for Andromeda: A Novel of Tomorrow (London: Souvenir Press, 1962) with Fred Hoyle [tie to A for Andromeda: Andromeda: hb/JN]
- The Andromeda Breakthrough: A Novel of Tomorrow's Universe (London: Souvenir Press, 1964) with Fred Hoyle [tie to Andromeda Breakthrough: Andromeda: hb/]
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