Jack McDevitt

(b. 1935)

An American SF writer living in Georgia whose novels frequently deal with attempts to make contact with alien races, and with archaeology or xenoarchaeology. His two main series are the Alex Benedict series and the Priscilla Hutchins series. His first published story was in 1981.

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His website: http://www.jackmcdevitt.com/Pages/default.aspx
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