Hal Clement


Born
in Somerville, Massachusetts, The United States
May 30, 1922

Died
October 29, 2003

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Harry Clement Stubbs better known by the pen name Hal Clement , was an American science fiction writer and a leader of the hard science fiction subgenre.

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Average rating: 3.92 · 15,303 ratings · 699 reviews · 121 distinct worksSimilar authors
Mission of Gravity

3.91 avg rating — 6,474 ratings — published 1954 — 47 editions
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Needle (Needle, #1)

3.89 avg rating — 563 ratings — published 1949 — 18 editions
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Iceworld

3.70 avg rating — 452 ratings — published 1951 — 11 editions
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Cycle of Fire

3.77 avg rating — 359 ratings — published 1957 — 17 editions
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Close to Critical

3.56 avg rating — 274 ratings — published 1964 — 15 editions
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Through the Eye of a Needle...

3.68 avg rating — 186 ratings — published 1978 — 8 editions
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Star Light

3.32 avg rating — 199 ratings — published 1971 — 13 editions
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The Nitrogen Fix

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3.68 avg rating — 155 ratings — published 1980 — 8 editions
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Heavy Planet: The Classic M...

3.81 avg rating — 178 ratings — published 2001 — 6 editions
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The Best of Hal Clement

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3.79 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 1945 — 5 editions
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“[H]e was still young enough to think that there was something fundamentally inhuman about thinking more than one step ahead at a time.”
Hal Clement, Star Light

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