An American science fiction writer, he’s most widely known for his Heechee saga. Gateway, the very first novel within the series, was released in 1977. He offered within the U.S. Military during World Battle II. He earned the Hugo Prize, the National Reserve Prize, as well as the Nebula Prize. He wedded five moments and fathered four kids. He was created in NEW YORK, and he passed away in Pallatine, Illinois. He and Avram Davidson both earned the Hugo Prize.