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Alan E Nourse


(Alan Edward Nourse)
USA (1928 - 1992)

aka Doctor X

Alan Edward Nourse was an American science fiction (SF) author and physician. Alan E Nourse also wrote under the name wrote both juvenile and adult science fiction, as well as nonfiction works about medicine and science.Alan Nourse was born to Benjamin and Grace (Ogg) Nourse. He attended high school in Long Island, New York. He served in the U.S. Navy after World War II. He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in 1951 from Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey. He married Ann Morton on June 11, 1952 in Lynden, New Jersey. He received a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree in 1955 from the University of Pennsylvania. He served his one year internship at Virginia Mason Hospital in Seattle, Washington.
 
Novels
Trouble on TitanJunior InternA Man ObsessedRocket to Limbo
The Invaders Are ComingScavengers in SpaceStar SurgeonRaiders from the Rings
InternThe Universe BetweenThe Mercy MenThe Bladerunner
The Fourth HorsemanGold in the Sky
 
Omnibus
Rocket to Limbo / Echo in the SkullSavior of Moons: A Collection of Science Fiction by Alan E. NourseGalactic Anthology: 5 Vintage Sci-fi Masterpieces: Golden Age of Sci-Fi
 
Collections
Tiger by the TailBeyond InfinityThe Counterfeit ManPsi High and Others
Rx for TomorrowShort Works of Alan Edward NourseSecond Sight and Other SF12 Worlds of Alan E. Nourse: Tales From The Golden Age Of Science Fiction!
Science Fiction Gems, Volume TwoBonus Sci-Fi Anthology -- 12 Masterpieces From Golden Era
 
Novellas
The Dark DoorInfinite IntruderLetter of the LawThe Native Soil
CircusThe Coffin CureContamination CrewDerelict
Image of the GodsThe LinkMeeting of the BoardMy Friend Bobby
An Ounce of CurePRoblemMarley's ChainMartyr
Bear Trap
 
Non fiction
Universe, Earth, and Atom: The Story of PhysicsNine PlanetsThe Virus Invaders
 
Anthologies containing stories by Alan E Nourse
Fifty Short Science Fiction TalesThe Best from Fantasy and Science Fiction 14th SeriesAn ABC of Science FictionThe Playboy Book of Science Fiction and Fantasy
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus100 Great Science Fiction Short Short StoriesThe Science Fictional Solar SystemThe Great SF Stories 13: 1951
 
Short stories
The Coffin Cure
The Martyr
Mirror, Mirror
Psi High
Brightside Crossing (1951)
Tiger by the Tail [short story] (1951)
Counterfeit (1952)
In Sheep's Clothing (1952)
Heir Apparent (1953)
Free Agent (1954)
Symptomaticus Medicus (1954)
Grand Rounds (1955)
Bramble Bush (1957)
Rx (1957)
Contamination Crew (1958)
A Gift for Numbers (1958)
Hard Bargain (1958)
Family Resemblance (1963)
The Compleat Consumators (1964)
The Last House Call (1972)
Plague! (1972)


Alan E Nourse recommends
Slob
Slob (1987)
(Chaingang, book 1)
Rex Miller
"Has got to be a tour de force: splatterpunk at its grisliest. Tasty as a blood sundae. The only question is, what does Killer Miller do for an encore?"



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