Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1953- ) UK editor, long with the Observer, and author whose first novel, In the Secret State (1980), is a Near Future political thriller set in a UK threatened by an indirect Tory coup – control to be maintained through Computer manipulations of the body politic. [JC]
John Robert McCrum
born Cambridge, Cambridgeshire: 7 July 1953
- In the Secret State (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1980) [hb/]
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