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(1932- ) US academic and author of The Population Bomb (1968), an influential – though often described as alarmist – text which predicts Disaster as a result of Overpopulation. Various gloomy Predictions about damage to Ecology are fictionalized in his short "Eco-Catastrophe!" (September 1969 Ramparts). [DRL]
see also: Z.P.G. (1971).
born Philadelphia, Pennsylvania: 29 May 1932
Entry from The Encyclopedia of Science Fiction (2011-current) edited by John Clute and David Langford.
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