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Raymond F Jones

(Raymond Fisher Jones)
USA (1915 - 1994)

Raymond F Jones was an American science fiction author. He is best known for his 1952 novel, This Island Earth, which was adapted into the 1955 film This Island Earth.

Jones' career was at its peak during the 1940s, '50s, and '60s. His stories were published mainly in magazines such as Thrilling Wonder Stories, Astounding Stories, and Galaxy. His short story Noise Level is known as one of his best works.
 
Series contributed to
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
 
Non fiction
Radar: How it works
 
Anthologies containing stories by Raymond F Jones
ThingsStories for TomorrowSpectrum 5The Great SF Stories 7: 1945
Science-fiction Classics: The Stories That Morphed Into MoviesThe Ascent of WonderReel Future
 
Short stories
The Gift of the Gods
Correspondence Course (1945)
The Person from Porlock (1947)
The Alien Machine (1949)
Noise Level (1952)
This Island Earth [short story] (1952)
Intermission Time (1953)
The Moon is Death (1953)
The Non-Statistical Man [short story] (1956)
The Gardener (1957)
Rat Race (1966)Hugo (nominee)


Awards
Hugo Best Short story nominee (1967) : Rat Race



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