North, Edmund H

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(1911-1990) US screenwriter and author, who adapted Harry Bates's "Farewell to the Master" (October 1940 Astounding) into a script for The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951). His only sf novel of interest is a Tie, Meteor (1979) with Franklin Coen, novelizing the feature film Meteor (1979) for which North co-wrote the screenplay based on his own original story. [JC]

Edmund Hall North

born New York: 12 March 1911

died Brentwood, California: 28 August 1990


  • Meteor (New York: Warner Books, 1979) with Franklin Coen [tie: novelization of the film: Meteor: pb/]


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