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Charles Harness

(Charles Leonard Harness)
USA (1915 - 2005)

aka Leonard Lockhard

An American pioneer in the science fiction genre, Harness developed themes of transcendental metamorphosis in his many works which have largely been ignored by American readers despite earning consistent praise from leading British writers, including Brian Aldiss and Michael Moorcock.
1. Flight into Yesterday (1953)
     aka The Paradox Men
2. The Ring of Ritornel (1968)
3. Firebird (1980)
Anthologies containing stories by Charles Harness

Short stories
The Chess Players
The Paradox Men (1949)
Stalemate in Space (1949)
The Rose [short story] (1953)
The Lagging Profession (1961) (as by Leonard Lockhard)
The Alchemist (1966)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula (nominee)
An Ornament to His Profession [short story] (1966)Hugo (nominee)
Nebula (nominee)
Probable Cause (1969)Nebula (nominee)
Summer Solstice (1984)Hugo (nominee)
The Cajamarca Project (1985)
George Washington Slept Here (1985)
The GUAC Bug (1998)

Hugo nominee (1967) : The Alchemist
Hugo nominee (1967) : An Ornament to His Profession [short story]
Nebula nominee (1967) : The Alchemist
Nebula nominee (1967) : An Ornament to His Profession [short story]
Nebula nominee (1970) : Probable Cause
Hugo nominee (1985) : Summer Solstice

Books about Charles Harness
Charles L. Harness: Attorney in Space (2001) by Ted Koppel and Phil Stephensen-Payne

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