Hughes, Riley

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(1914-1981) US author of a Ruined Earth tale, The Hills Were Liars (1955), an avowedly Catholic tale in which eight believers, many decades after the terminal wars begin in the 1960s, attempt to work out a way for the human species to survive under God. [JC]

Riley Hughes

born New Haven, Connecticut: 30 March 1914

died Washington, District of Columbia: 8 March 1981



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