||Hat in the Hall, The
||(1910-1990) ps. for Samuel Harvey Iams Jr, journalist, author of light mysteries, 1st Nowhere With Music(1938), Table for Four(1939), The Body Missed the Boat(1947), Girl Meets Body(1947), A Shot of Murder(1950); has city editor Rocky Rockwell mys. ser.
||Conquest by the Moon, The
||(1783-1859) condensed from Chapter V of Book I of his book A History of New York(1809, as by Dieddrich Knickerbocker); the father of the U.S. short story; has famous stories "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" & "Rip Van Winkle"(c. 1819-20)
||Earlier Service, The
||(1889-1967) 1st pub. in coll. Madame Fears the Dark(1935, U.K.); U.K. writer; has novels Who Will Remember(1924), These Mortals(1925); coll. Bloodstock and Other Stories(1953); That Great Lucifer: A Portrait of Sir Walter Ralegh(1960)
||(1939-1988) Niven & Pournelle: The Mote in God's Eye; Joe Haldeman: The Forever War; Terry Carr(ed): Fellowship of the Stars; Ron Goulart: Nutzenbolts; Isaacs has criticism book Darwin to Double Helix: The Biological Theme in Science Fiction(1973)