ROBERTS, Terence
   Pseudonym of Ivan Terence Sanderson (1911-1973), UK-born US writer and illustrator on the natural sciences, as in Living Treasure (1941), about wildlife around the Caribbean. As TR his sf novel was Report on the Status Quo (1955), a DISASTER story set in 1958-9, when the world is seen to reelunder great floods and WWIII. As Ivan T. Sanderson he wrote several books with a relevance to PSEUDO-SCIENCE, including Abominable Snowmen (1961; cut 1968) on cryptozoology, Uninvited Visitors: A Biologist Looks at UFOs (1967) and Invisible Residents (1970) about UFOs and related Forteanmatter (Charles FORT), Things (1967) and More "Things" (1969) about unexplained mysteries, and the summative Investigating the Unexplained (1972).
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