Farran, Roy Alexander

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FARRAN, Roy Alexander

FARRAN, Roy Alexander. Canadian (born England), b. 1921. Genres: Novels, Military/Defense/Arms control. Career: Minister of Telephones and Utilities, Government of Alberta, 1973-75; Solicitor-General, Government of Alberta, 1975-79; Columnist, Edmonton Journal and Calgary Herald, 1979-89; Chairman, Alberta Racing Commission, 1979-95. Publications: Winged Dagger, 1948; History of the Calgary Highlanders; Jungle Chase, 1951; Winged Dagger, 1954; The Day After Tomorrow, 1956; The Search, 1958; Operation Tombola, 1960; Never Had a Chance, 1968; The Wild Colonial Boy, 1999.