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Sanders, Leonard

Entry updated 12 September 2022. Tagged: Author.

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Working name of US author Leonard M Sanders Jr (1929-2005) US author who also published as by Dan Thomas, under which name he wrote The Seed (1968), an sf novel in which a Computer explains the meaning of life to one of its engineers. The later Hamlet Group sequence of very Near Future thrillers, comprising The Hamlet Warning (1976) and The Hamlet Ultimatum (1979), following America's attempts to prevent terrorists known as The Hamlet Group from detonating an atomic device in Santo Domingo [JC]

Leonard M Sanders Jr

born Denver, Colorado: 15 January 1929

died Fort Worth, Texas: 19 February 2005



Hamlet Group

individual titles

  • The Seed (New York: Ballantine Books, 1968) as by Dan Thomas [pb/uncredited]


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