Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.
(1903-1984) US author and journalist, author of two sf novels: I Killed Stalin (1951), a Near-Future thriller in which World War Three is staved off by the deed described in the title; and We Who Survived (1959), which depicts the life and adventures of the survivors of the sudden onslaught of a new ice age (see Climate Change) as they flee south in a nuclear-powered snowmobile. [JC]
born San Francisco, California: 28 March 1903
died West Paris, Maine: 9 November 1984
- I Killed Stalin (New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, 1951) [hb/]
- We Who Survived (New York: Avon Books, 1959) [pb/uncredited]
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