Fletcher Pratt

Murray Fletcher Pratt (25 April 1897 – 10 June 1956) was an American writer of history, science fiction, and fantasy. He is best known for his works on naval history and the American Civil War, and for fiction written with L. Sprague de Camp.

Fletcher Pratt
Fletcher Pratt, as pictured in the June 1929 issue of Science Wonder Stories
Born(1897-04-25)April 25, 1897
Buffalo, New York
DiedJune 10, 1956(1956-06-10) (aged 59)
Long Branch, New Jersey, US
Pen nameIrvin Lester, George U. Fletcher
OccupationNovelist, historian
GenreScience fiction, fantasy, history
Notable worksOrdeal by Fire