Schealer, John M

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(1920-2008) US businessman and author whose Zip-Zip sequences, beginning with Zip-Zip and His Flying Saucer (1956), offers Space Opera adventures for younger readers; Mars and Venus are visited harmlessly. The Sycamore Warrior: A Mystery of Ancient Egypt (1960) verges on the fantastic in its depiction of the effects of a mysterious statue on two young protagonists, one from 2650 BCE, the other from 1470 BCE. [JC]

John Milton Schealer

born Boyertown, Pennsylvania: 5 July 1920

died 11 February 2008




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