Benoist, Elizabeth S

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(1901-1999) US author in whose sf novel, Doomsday Clock (1975), a passel of disparate characters takes refuge from nuclear Holocaust in a very deep and luxurious Underground bomb shelter, where they tell each other tales (see Club Story) and prepare, in all likelihood, to die. [JC]

Elizabeth Smith Benoist

born Missouri: 8 April 1901

died St Louis, Missouri: 19 January 1999

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