Gurr, David

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GURR, David

GURR, David. Also writes as William Breton, D. G. Courtney. Canadian (born England), b. 1936. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Royal Canadian Navy, 1954-1970, career officer, became lieutenant; Computer Devices of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, systems analyst and project manager, 1970-71; house designer and builder, 1972-81; full-time writer, 1978-. Publications: NOVELS: Troika, 1979; A Woman Called Scylla, 1981; An American Spy Story, 1984; The Action of the Tiger, 1984; On the Endangered List, 1985; The Ring Master, 1987; The Voice of the Crane, 1989; Arcadia West, 1993; The Charlatan, 2000. SCREENPLAYS: (with G. Cosmatos) Cliffhanger; Second Sight. STAGE PLAYS: Leonora. AS WILLIAM BRETON: Ten Days to Zero Zero, 1989; Countdown, 1992. AS D.G. COURTNEY: Kings Cross, 1993. Address: 1039 View St Apt 409, Victoria, BC, Canada V8V 4V6. Online address: [email protected];