Tom Godwin


USA flag (1915 - 1980)

Tom Godwin was a science fiction author. Godwin published three novels and thirty short stories. His controversial hard SF short story "The Cold Equations" is a notable in the mid-1950s science fiction genre. He also had three novels published, but these stayed more firmly in John W. Campbell's preferred styles and are less notable.
 
Series
Survivors
1. The Survivors (1958)
     aka Space Prison
2. The Space Barbarians (1964)
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Anthologies containing stories by Tom Godwin
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Short stories
Mother of Invention (1953)
The Cold Equations [short story] (1954)
The Greater Thing (1954)
Too Soon to Die (1957)