- VORHIES, John R(oyal Harris)
- (1924-1975)US writer in whose NEAR FUTURE Pre-Empt (1967; vt The Nathan Hale 1968 UK) a nuclear-submarine captain enforces world peace by dropping a few demonstration missiles on the USA and USSR. Despite the title, the USA does not opt for a pre-emptive strike.JC
Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. Academic. 2011.