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Tenn, William, 1920-2010

LC control no.n 88651363
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS3570.E644
Personal name headingTenn, William, 1920-2010
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See alsoReal identity: Klass, Philip, 1920-2010
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Birth date1920-05-09
Death date2010-02-07
Place of birthLondon (England)
Place of deathPittsburgh (Pa.)
Field of activityScience fiction Satire
Profession or occupationAuthors
Found innuc88-86682: His The wooden star, 1981 (hdg. on TxCM rept.: Tenn, William, 1920- ; usage: William Tenn)
LC data base, 11-21-89 (hdg.: Klass, Philip, 1920- ; usage: William Tenn)
Immodest proposals, 2001: t.p. (William Tenn) inside back flap (William Tenn is the pen name of Philip Klass; b. London, 1920; began writing in 1945; Prof. Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature, Penn. State Univ.; is not the Philip J. Klass who writes about UFOs for Aviation week and Space technology)
New York times WWW site, Feb. 16, 2010 (in obituary published Feb. 13: William Tenn; b. Philip Klass, May 9, 1920, London; immigrated with his parents to New York as a baby; d. Feb. 7, Pittsburgh, aged 89; wrote satirical science fiction at a time when few writers in the genre displayed a sense of humor)
Of men and monsters, 1968: title page (William Tenn)
Internet speculative fiction database, 9 April 2018 (William Tenn; legal name: Philip Klass; born 9 May 1920 in London; died 7 February 2010; not the same person as Philip J. Klass 1919-)
Wikipedia, 9 April 2018 (William Tenn; pseudonym of Philip Klass; 9 May 1920--7 February 2010; British born science fiction author, notable for many stories with satirical elements)
Associated languageeng