Item description for Wonder's Child: My Life in Science Fiction by Jack Williamson...
Telling much more than the story of a single man's life and work, this autobiography is an amazing look at the entire 20th century from the eyes of one of the greatest voices in science fiction. This story of a man plagued with a perpetual sense of wonder at the world around him begins with Williamson's youth and his family's struggle to survive on farms in the arid southwestern United States. Early attempts at education, the publication of his first story, his service in the Pacific during World War II, and his eventual success in the genre of science fiction are all detailed to tell the life of this Hugo Award--winning author.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 6" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2005
Publisher Benbella Books
ISBN 1932100571 ISBN13 9781932100570
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More About Jack Williamson
A pioneer of the space opera, E. E. "Doc" Smith (1890-1965) profoundly influenced the development of American science fiction. Smith's books include the classic Lensman series. Jack Williamson is the author of numerous classic novels, including "The Humanoids" and "Terraforming Earth," He has been inducted into the Science Fiction and Fantasy Hall of Fame.
Jack Williamson currently resides in Portales, in the state of New Mexico.