Niesewand, Peter

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(1944-1983) South African-born journalist and author, in the UK after 1973; his reporting of the political situation in what was then Rhodesia, and his imprisonment there, are well-remembered. Of sf interest is Fallback (1982), a Technothriller in which a Computer expert involved in medical research is transformed into a Cyborg in order to prevent World War Three. [JC]

Peter Joseph Niesewand

born South Africa: 30 June 1944

died London: 4 February 1983


  • Fallback (London: HarperCollins, 1982) [hb/nonpictorial]


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