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Koester, Frank

Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.

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(1876-1927) German-born engineer and author whose birth name was Franz Koester; in the US from 1902 and naturalized in 1904. His Under the Desert Stars (1923) is a Lost Race tale set in the Sahara Desert. [JC]

Frank Koester

born Sterkrade, Germany: 28 August 1876

died New York: 5 October 1927



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