Entry updated 25 October 2021. Tagged: Author.
(1935- ) US author whose first sf novel, Earth (1972), is a competent adventure involving an ecologically-sound culture attempting to cope with a Ruined Earth from within a Keep; confusingly, this planet, which the protagonist Andrew Ames has discovered, is called Earth, just as is Ames's home planet. The sequel, Complex Man (1973), is set on another planet (not called Earth), where some higher-tech solutions are found for various crises. [JC]
Marie C Farca
born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 6 June 1935
- Earth (Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1972) [Andrew Ames: hb/Pat Steir]
- Complex Man (Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1973) [Andrew Ames: hb/Anita Siegel]
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