Held, Serge

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(?   -?   ) French consulting engineer and author of La Mort du Fer (1931; trans Fletcher Pratt as "The Death of Iron" [September-December 1932 Wonder Stories]), a Disaster tale – a mysterious virus destroys all iron in the world – which leads to a confused collapse of civilization (see Holocaust, Post-Holocaust). [JC]

Serge Simon Held

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died

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  • La Mort du Fer (Paris: Fayard, 1931) [binding unknown/]
    • "The Death of Iron" (September-December 1932 Wonder Stories) [trans by Fletcher Pratt of the above: no book publication: mag/]

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