Alban, Antony

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Pseudonym of UK author Anthony Allert Thompson (1939-    ) in whose first novel, Catharsis Central (1968), the population of Earth, after a devastating Disaster, is kept under sedation by a giant Computer, until this is destroyed by a resurgent humanity. His second novel, The Day of the Shield (1973), depicts a Dystopian America sheltered from the rest of the world – but only pro tem – by the eponymous Shield. [JC]

Anthony Allert Thompson

born 1939




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