Allen, Henry Wilson

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(1912-1991) US author, as Will Henry, of many Westerns, including MacKenna's Gold (1963), later filmed. His sf novel, Genesis Five (1968), narrated by a resident Mongol, depicts the Soviet creation of a dubious Superman in Siberia in a world in which the Cold War has become perpetual. [JC]

Henry Wilson Allen

born Kansas City, Missouri: 29 September 1912

died Van Nuys, California: 26 October 1991


  • Genesis Five (New York: William Morrow, 1985) [hb/nonpictorial]


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