Earnshaw, Brian

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(1929-    ) UK teacher and author of the fine chase thriller And Mistress Pursuing (1966); his complex sf thriller, Planet in the Eye of Time (1968), encompasses, via Time Travel, the period of the crucifixion (see Christ; Religion) and addresses the problems of a dying Galaxy. Earnshaw's later work within the genre has all been for children: the Dragonfall series beginning with Dragonfall Five and the Space Cowboys (1972) and ending with Dragonfall Five and the Haunted World (1979); and the Star Jam Pack series, featuring an interstellar rock group, begins with Starclipper and the Song Wars (1985). Earnshaw has also written on English domestic architecture. [JC]

Brian Earnshaw

born Wrexham, Wales: 26 December 1929

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Dragonfall

Star Jam Pack

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