James P. Hogan





James P. Hogan

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in London, England, The United Kingdom
June 27, 1941

died
July 12, 2010

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James Patrick Hogan was a British science fiction author.

Hogan was was raised in the Portobello Road area on the west side of London. After leaving school at the age of sixteen, he worked various odd jobs until, after receiving a scholarship, he began a five-year program at the Royal Aircraft Establishment at Farnborough covering the practical and theoretical sides of electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering. He first married at the age of twenty, and he has had three other subsequent marriages and fathered six children.

Hogan worked as a design engineer for several companies and eventually moved into sales in the 1960s, travelling around Europe as a sales engineer for Honeywell. In the 1970s he joined the Digital Equipment Corpora...more


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The Gentle Giants of Ganyme...
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Giants' Star (Giants, #3)
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Voyage from Yesteryear
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The Proteus Operation
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Code of the Lifemaker (Code...
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The Two Faces of Tomorrow
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Thrice Upon a Time
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The Genesis Machine
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Entoverse (Giants, #4)
3.52 of 5 stars 3.52 avg rating — 341 ratings — published 1991 — 5 editions
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“A physicist that I know commented that many other scientific disciplines, such as geology, anthropology, astronomy, are also challenged by biblical fundamentalism, but their people seem to be able to get on with their work without worrying unduly. Only Darwinians seem thrown into a frenzy that sends them running to litigation and demanding censorship. His explanation was that it's a rival religion.”
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“The fact that some religious fanatics might support a theory doesn't invalidate it, anymore than the concurrence of UFO abduction cults invalidates the notion of extra-terrestrial life.”
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