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About the Author
Alfred Bester (1913-1987) was an American science fiction author, screenwriter, and editor. He is considered one of the founders of modern science fiction. His 1953 book The Demolished Man has the distinction of being the inaugural winner of the Hugo Award for best novel. He was the ninth Grand Master of the Science Fiction Writers of America and in 2001 was inducted into the Science Fiction Writers Hall of Fame.