Jack Williamson

Jack Williamson


Born
in Bisbee, Arizona, The United States
April 29, 1908

Died
November 10, 2006

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John Stewart Williamson who wrote as Jack Williamson (and occasionally under the pseudonym Will Stewart) was a U.S. writer often referred to as the "Dean of Science Fiction".

Average rating: 3.81 · 14,628 ratings · 1,186 reviews · 303 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Humanoids (Humanoids #1)

3.75 avg rating — 959 ratings — published 1948 — 31 editions
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Darker Than You Think

3.53 avg rating — 1,005 ratings — published 1940 — 39 editions
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The Legion of Space

3.53 avg rating — 355 ratings — published 1934 — 24 editions
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Terraforming Earth

3.48 avg rating — 297 ratings — published 1999 — 9 editions
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The Stonehenge Gate

2.84 avg rating — 221 ratings — published 2005 — 11 editions
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The Humanoid Touch (Humanoi...

3.57 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 1980 — 11 editions
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Manseed

3.33 avg rating — 115 ratings — published 1982 — 9 editions
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Salvage in Space

3.74 avg rating — 82 ratings — published 1933 — 11 editions
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The Black Sun

3.31 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 1997 — 5 editions
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Star Bridge

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3.52 avg rating — 156 ratings — published 1955 — 17 editions
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“I'm a strict materialist - but the police are brutal materialists.”
Jack Williamson, Darker Than You Think

“Her long body stiffened against him. Her cool fingers tightened in his shaggy fur, and her bare, clinging heels dug deep into his heaving flanks. She was sweet against him, and the clear logic of this new life conquered the dreary conventions of that old, dim existence where he had walked in bitter death.”
Jack Williamson, Darker Than You Think
tags: erotic, sex

“And there would come up from the sea its voice; and the sea has no voice, but mysteriously touches the strings within the soul of a man, so that the soul speaks in its own way, each soul lifting its peculiar message.”
Jack Williamson, The Sea-Story Megapack: 30 Classic Nautical Works

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