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 sf crime thriller set in a nightmarishly transformed Near Future New York. [JC]

Marvin Karlins

born Minneapolis, Minnesota: 4 October 1941




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