Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
Author (? - ) whose one sf novel for Robert Hale Limited is Chinaman's Chance (1981), a Near Future thriller in which a UK Scientist and a Chinese colleague create a new tuber plant called the Winged Bean, a source of both cheap protein with the potential to end Third World famine and combustible fuel which as a Power Source offers a solution (if not, with modern hindsight, a satisfactory one) to the world energy crisis. Political complications ensue as the CIA and other security organizations become involved. [DRL]
Harry J Greenwald
- Chinaman's Chance (London: Robert Hale, 1981) [hb/]
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