Poul Anderson

Poul William Anderson (November 25, 1926 – July 31, 2001)[4] was an American science fiction author from the 1940s until the 21st century. Anderson wrote fantasy novels, historical novels, and short stories. His awards include seven Hugo Awards and three Nebula Awards.[5]

Poul Anderson
Anderson at Polcon in 1985
BornPoul William Anderson
(1926-11-25)November 25, 1926
Bristol, Pennsylvania, U.S.
DiedJuly 31, 2001(2001-07-31) (aged 74)
Orinda, California, U.S.[1][2]
Pen nameA. A. Craig
Michael Karageorge
Winston P. Sanders
P. A. Kingsley[3]
OccupationWriter
NationalityUS
Period1948–2001
GenreScience fiction, fantasy, time travel, mystery, historical fiction
Notable works
Anderson's novella Witch of the Demon Seas (published under his "A. A. Craig" byline) was the cover story in the January 1951 issue of Planet Stories
Anderson's novelette "Inside Earth" was the cover story in the April 1951 issue of Galaxy Science Fiction
Anderson's novella War-Maid of Mars took the cover of the May 1952 issue of Planet Stories
Anderson's novella A Message in Secret took the cover of the December 1959 issue of Fantastic