Bob Shaw (1931 - 1996) Bob Shaw was born in Belfast in 1931. After working in engineering, aircraft design and journalism he became a full time writer in 1975.
Bob Shaw (1931 - 1996) Bob Shaw was born in Belfast in 1931. Although his SF novels and stories were for the most part serious, Shaw was well-known in fannish circles for his sense of humour, and his witty 'Serious Scientific Talks' were a favourite of attendees.
Bob Shaw was born in Northern Ireland. Shaw was noted for his originality and wit. He was two-time recipient (in 1979 and 1980) of the Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer. His short story Light of Other Days was a Hugo Award nominee in 1967, as was his novel The Bob Shaw was born in Northern Ireland.
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It is a fascination that will make 1996 the most unbelievable year of his life.
Robert "Bob" Shaw (31 December 1931 – 11 February 1996) was a science fiction writer and fan from Northern Ireland, noted for his originality and wit. He won the Hugo Award for Best Fan Writer in 1979 and 1980. His short story "Light of Other Days" was a Hugo Award nominee in 1967, as was his novel The Ragged Astronauts in 1987. Shaw was born and raised in Belfast, the eldest of three sons of a policeman
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Orbitsville departure. The ragged astronauts. This is a work of fiction
Orbitsville departure. The wooden spaceships. Dark night in toyland. This is a work of fiction. All the characters and events portrayed in this book are fictional, and any resemblance to real people or incidents is purely coincidental. All rights reserved, including the right to reproduce this book or portions thereof in any form. Published by arrangement with Victor Collancz Ltd. A Baen Book. Baen Publishing Enterprises . Box 1403 Riverdale, .
Well, spontaneous self-combustion may be a well-attested phenomenon-but Shaw uses it here as a springboard for hackneyed aliens-among-us folderol. Covering such a combustion case, middle-aged journalist Ray Jerome's suspicions focus on a mysterious country doctor. While tracking down the doctor, another man goes up in flames before Jerome's eyes; and the doctor turns out to be a human-alien with advanced mental powers, one of a community living underground on Mercury.