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Old 12-03-2020, 01:42 PM   #1
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Ben Bova has died at 88

He passed away November 30, 2020 from Covid related pneumonia and a stroke.
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Old 12-03-2020, 02:24 PM   #2
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The Dueling Machine, The Weather Makers, Orion, and a zillion other great stories.
KINSMAN. Editor, anthologizer, and writer of Fiction and non-fiction. One of the greats of his age.

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But I will always remember him for the short short MEN OF GOOD WILL. Sheer perfection.

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Old 12-03-2020, 08:56 PM   #5
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I read quite a lot of his books and enjoyed them.
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I just love his “Grand Tour” series. I think, though, I have read just about everything he wrote. What a loss!!
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I'm sure I've read some out of the library and lost some on one move between countries. Still have 12 paper editions.
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