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Wyndham, John

Wyndham, John (1903–69) English novelist. Wyndham is known for science-fiction ‘disaster’ novels, of which his first, The Day of the Triffids (1951), is best-known. Other works include The Kraken Wakes (1953), The Chrysalids (1955), and The Midwych Cuckoos (1957).

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