Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Free
Faster access than browser!
 

Alfred Walter Stewart

Index Alfred Walter Stewart

Alfred Walter Stewart (September 1880 – 1 July 1947) was a British chemist and part-time novelist who wrote seventeen detective novels and a pioneering science fiction work between 1923 and 1947 under the pseudonym of JJ Connington. [1]

28 relations: Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction, Belfast, Beta particle, Chemist, Denitrifying bacteria, Detective fiction, Doctor of Science, Dorothy L. Sayers, Edwin Balmer, Glasgow, High School of Glasgow, Isotope, John Christopher, John Dickson Carr, Marburg, Novelist, Philip Wylie, Queen's University, River Clyde, Science fiction, The Death of Grass, The Five Red Herrings, Theodor Zincke, Thesis, University College London, University of Glasgow, When Worlds Collide, World War I.

Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction

Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction is a subgenre of science fiction, science fantasy or horror in which the Earth's technological civilization is collapsing or has collapsed.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Apocalyptic and post-apocalyptic fiction · See more »

Belfast

Belfast (is the capital city of Northern Ireland, located on the banks of the River Lagan on the east coast of Ireland.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Belfast · See more »

Beta particle

A beta particle, also called beta ray or beta radiation, (symbol β) is a high-energy, high-speed electron or positron emitted by the radioactive decay of an atomic nucleus during the process of beta decay.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Beta particle · See more »

Chemist

A chemist (from Greek chēm (ía) alchemy; replacing chymist from Medieval Latin alchimista) is a scientist trained in the study of chemistry.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Chemist · See more »

Denitrifying bacteria

Denitrifying bacteria are a diverse group of bacteria that encompass many different phyla.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Denitrifying bacteria · See more »

Detective fiction

Detective fiction is a subgenre of crime fiction and mystery fiction in which an investigator or a detective—either professional, amateur or retired—investigates a crime, often murder.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Detective fiction · See more »

Doctor of Science

Doctor of Science (Latin: Scientiae Doctor), usually abbreviated Sc.D., D.Sc., S.D., or D.S., is an academic research degree awarded in a number of countries throughout the world.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Doctor of Science · See more »

Dorothy L. Sayers

Dorothy Leigh Sayers (13 June 1893 – 17 December 1957) was a renowned English crime writer and poet.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Dorothy L. Sayers · See more »

Edwin Balmer

Edwin Balmer (July 26, 1883 – March 21, 1959) was an American science fiction and mystery writer.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Edwin Balmer · See more »

Glasgow

Glasgow (Glesga; Glaschu) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Glasgow · See more »

High School of Glasgow

The High School of Glasgow is an independent, co-educational day school in Glasgow, Scotland.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and High School of Glasgow · See more »

Isotope

Isotopes are variants of a particular chemical element which differ in neutron number.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Isotope · See more »

John Christopher

Sam Youd (16 April 1922 – 3 February 2012), known professionally as Christopher Samuel Youd, was a British writer, best known for science fiction under the pseudonym John Christopher, including the novels The Death of Grass, The Possessors, and the young-adult novel series The Tripods.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and John Christopher · See more »

John Dickson Carr

John Dickson Carr (November 30, 1906 – February 27, 1977) was an American author of detective stories, who also published using the pseudonyms Carter Dickson, Carr Dickson and Roger Fairbairn.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and John Dickson Carr · See more »

Marburg

Marburg is a university town in the German federal state (Bundesland) of Hesse, capital of the Marburg-Biedenkopf district (Landkreis).

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Marburg · See more »

Novelist

A novelist is an author or writer of novels, though often novelists also write in other genres of both fiction and non-fiction.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Novelist · See more »

Philip Wylie

Philip Gordon Wylie (May 12, 1902 – October 25, 1971) was an American author of works ranging from pulp science fiction, mysteries, social diatribes and satire, to ecology and the threat of nuclear holocaust.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Philip Wylie · See more »

Queen's University

Queen's University at Kingston (commonly shortened to Queen's University or Queen's) is a public research university in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Queen's University · See more »

River Clyde

The River Clyde (Abhainn Chluaidh,, Watter o Clyde) is a river that flows into the Firth of Clyde in Scotland.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and River Clyde · See more »

Science fiction

Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Science fiction · See more »

The Death of Grass

The Death of Grass (published in the United States as No Blade of Grass) is a 1956 post-apocalyptic science fiction novel written by the English author Samuel Youd under the pen name John Christopher.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and The Death of Grass · See more »

The Five Red Herrings

The Five Red Herrings (also The 5 Red Herrings) is a 1931 novel by Dorothy L. Sayers, her sixth featuring Lord Peter Wimsey.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and The Five Red Herrings · See more »

Theodor Zincke

Ernst Carl Theodor Zincke (19 May 1843 – 17 March 1928) was a German chemist and the academic adviser of Otto Hahn.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Theodor Zincke · See more »

Thesis

A thesis or dissertation is a document submitted in support of candidature for an academic degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and findings.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and Thesis · See more »

University College London

University College London (UCL) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and University College London · See more »

University of Glasgow

The University of Glasgow (Oilthigh Ghlaschu; Universitas Glasguensis; abbreviated as Glas. in post-nominals) is the fourth-oldest university in the English-speaking world and one of Scotland's four ancient universities.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and University of Glasgow · See more »

When Worlds Collide

When Worlds Collide is a 1933 science fiction novel co-written by Philip Wylie and Edwin Balmer; they both also co-authored the sequel After Worlds Collide (1934).

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and When Worlds Collide · See more »

World War I

World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.

New!!: Alfred Walter Stewart and World War I · See more »

Redirects here:

J. J. Connington, JJ Connington.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alfred_Walter_Stewart

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »