Tompkins, Walker A

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(1909-1988) US author, mostly of Westerns; he is of sf interest for Ozar the Aztec (January 1933-June 1933 Street and Smith's Top-Notch all sections under the House Name Valentine Wood; fixup 1935), a Lost Race tale whose inhabitants, under the leadership of Ozar, survive in the contemporary West. [JC]

Walker Allison Tompkins

born Prosser, Washington: 10 July 1909

died Santa Barbara, California: 24 November 1988


  • Ozar the Aztec (London: Gramol Publications, 1935) [fixup: pb/uncredited]


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