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Edward E. Smith (1890–1965)


(age 75) in Seaside, Oregon, USA

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Lensman Writer


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 1984 Lensman: Galactic Patrol (TV Series) (novels - as E.E. 'Doc' Smith)
 1984 Lensman (novels - as Edward E. 'Doc' Smith)

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Author (as E.E. 'Doc' Smith): E.E. 'Doc' Smith's classic Skylark series, "The Skylark of Space" See more »

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Alternate Names:

E.E. 'Doc' Smith | Edward E. 'Doc' Smith | Edward Elmer Smith

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Immensely popular writer of science fiction space adventure stories in the pulp magazine era before World War II, widely regarded as the creator of 'space opera'. He was known as "Doc" Smith because he had earned a Ph.D. in food chemistry. See more »

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