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Boulevard Books, 1996 - Fiction - 247 pages
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In August 1776, the War for Independence has begun, pitting neighbor against neighbor. Samuel Beckett must take his stand with one side or the other. But Samuel Beckett--the real Samuel Beckett--is now over 200 years in the future, and his several-times-great-grandson has taken his place. Is Samuel Beckett a patriot or a Tory? Twentieth century Sam is on his own to discover the dangerous truth.

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About the author (1996)

John Peel was born in Nottingham, England in 1954. At the age of 27, he sold a comic strip to Marvel Comics. He moved to New York in 1981 to marry his pen-pal, Nan Taylor. He became the editor of Fantasy Empire. He is best known for writing tie-in novels for television series including Doctor Who, The Avengers, Star Trek, and James Bond Jr. Uptime, Downtime, his first original novel, was published in 1992. He has written under various pen names including Nicholas Adams, John Vincent, Rick North and J.P. Trent.

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