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H. Beam Piper : a biography

Author: John F Carr
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2008.
Series: Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy, 8.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"H. Beam Piper is one of science fiction's most enigmatic writers. He published a number of short stories in Astounding Science Fiction. He is a major novelist, authoring Four-Day Planet, Cosmic Computer, Lord Kalvan of Otherwhen and Little Fuzzy, which was nominated for a Hugo award. This biography illuminates both the writer and the man"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: H Beam Piper; Piper; H Beam Piper; H Beam Piper
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John F Carr
ISBN: 9780786433759 0786433752
OCLC Number: 173240831
Description: xii, 250 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series Title: Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy, 8.
Responsibility: John F. Carr.
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H Beam Piper is one of science fiction's most enigmatic writers. In 1946 Piper appeared seemingly from out of nowhere, already at the top of his form. This biography illuminates H Beam Piper, both  Read more...

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