Others Have Written SF On The Theme Of Immortality, But In The Boat Of A Million Years, Poul Anderson Made It His Own Early In Human History, Certain Individuals Were Born Who Live On, Unaging, Undying, Through The Centuries And Millenia We Follow Them Through Over 2000 Years, Up To Our Time And Beyond To The Promise Of Utopia, And To The Challenge Of The Stars.A Milestone In Modern Science Fiction, A New York Times Notable Book On Its First Publication In 1989, This Is One Of A Great Writer S Finest Works.
Winston P Sanders, P A Kingsley.Poul William Anderson was an American science fiction author who began his career during one of the Golden Ages of the genre and continued to write and remain popular into the 21st century Anderson also authored several works of fantasy, historical novels, and a prodigious number of short stories He received numerous awards for his writing, including seven Hugo Awards and three Nebula Awards.Anderson received a degree in physics from the University of Minnesota in 1948 He married Karen Kruse in 1953 They had one daughter, Astrid, who is married to science fiction author Greg Bear Anderson was the sixth President of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, taking office in 1972 He was a member of the Swordsmen and Sorcerers Guild of America, a loose knit group of Heroic Fantasy authors founded in the 1960s, some of whose works were anthologized in Lin Carter s Flashing Swords anthologies He was a founding member of the Society for Creative Anachronism Robert A Heinlein dedicated his 1985 novel The Cat Who Walks Through Walls to Anderson and eight of the other members of the Citizens Advisory Council on National Space Policy 2 3 Poul Anderson died of cancer on July 31, 2001, after a month in the hospital Several of his novels were published posthumously.Series
- 530 pages
- The Boat of a Million Years
- Poul Anderson
- 16 March 2017 Poul Anderson