Lyon Sprague de Camp
#969 Overall Influence

Lyon Sprague de Camp

American writer of science fiction and fantasy, non-fiction and biography

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Lyon Sprague de Camp , better known as L. Sprague de Camp, was an American writer of science fiction, fantasy and non-fiction. In a career spanning 60 years, he wrote over 100 books, including novels and works of non-fiction, including biographies of other fantasy authors. He was a major figure in science fiction in the 1930s and 1940s.

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California Institute of Technology
California Institute of Technology

Private research university located in Pasadena, California

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Stevens Institute of Technology
Stevens Institute of Technology

Higher education institute in Hoboken, New Jersey

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    #68 World Rank #4 USA Rank
    History
    #681 World Rank #146 USA Rank
    Literature
    #6368 World Rank #3212 USA Rank
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