Karlins, Marvin

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(1941-    ) US academic and author, usually of nonfiction relating to his professional work as a Professor of Management. His first book is sf, The Last Man is Out (1969; vt The New Atoms' Bombshell 1980 as by Robert Browne), a Near Future tale in which a bored scientist uses Computers and other devices to maximize outcomes for the Baseball team he has inherited; Gomorrah (1974) with Lewis M Andrews is a crime thriller set in New York a few years hence. [JC]

Marvin Karlins

born Minneapolis, Minnesota: 4 October 1941



  • The Last Man is Out (Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall, 1969) [hb/]
  • Gomorrah (Garden City, New York: Doubleday and Company, 1974) with Lewis M Andrews [hb/Kathy Lee Grant]


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