TITLE

Mr. Heinlein's Children

AUTHOR(S)
Kirwan, Jack D.
PUB. DATE
February 1983
SOURCE
National Review;2/4/1983, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p122
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the First Annual Conference on Space Development held in Los Angeles, California. Sponsored by the L-5 Society, the conference was attended by world class science-fiction and science-fact writers like Ben Bova, Poul Anderson, Larry Niven, Jerry Pournelle and Robert A. Heinlein. Topics discussed include the military uses of space and actual living conditions in space. Speakers included U.S. Lieutenant General Daniel O. Graham, G. Harry Stein, and Brian O' Leary.
ACCESSION #
6057279

 

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