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Howard Fast was born on November 11, 1914 in Manhattan. At the age of 17, he sold his first story to Amazing Stories magazine. The next year he sold his first novel, Two Villages, to the Dial Press for a $100 advance. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 80 books, including Conceived in Liberty, The Unvanquished, Citizen Tom Paine, Freedom Road, April Morning, The Immigrants, Second Generation, The Establishment, The Legacy, and Greenwich. He won the Stalin International Peace Prize in 1953. A member of the Communist party, he served three months in a federal prison in 1950 for refusing to testify about his political activity. Blacklisted as a result, he founded his own publishing house, Blue Heron Press, which released his novel Spartacus in 1951. In 1957, he wrote a book about his political experiences entitled The Naked God. He also wrote a series of detective stories under the name E. V. Cunningham. He died on March 12, 2003 at the age of 88. (Bowker Author Biography)
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E.V. Cunningham and Walter Ericson are pseudonyms for Howard Melvin Fast.

April Morning 734 copies, 11 reviews
The Immigrants 561 copies, 6 reviews
Spartacus 446 copies, 5 reviews
Second Generation 302 copies, 5 reviews
Citizen Tom Paine 266 copies, 5 reviews
The Establishment 260 copies, 3 reviews
The Legacy 207 copies, 2 reviews
The Jews: Story of a People 204 copies, 3 reviews
The Immigrant's Daughter 195 copies, 1 review
Freedom Road 179 copies, 3 reviews
The Outsider 173 copies, 3 reviews
Max 146 copies, 1 review
The Edge of Tomorrow 138 copies, 1 review
My Glorious Brothers 135 copies, 1 review
The Pledge 118 copies, 2 reviews
The Dinner Party 113 copies, 1 review
The Last Frontier 107 copies, 1 review
Being Red 95 copies, 2 reviews
The Hessian 92 copies, 3 reviews
The General Zapped an Angel 82 copies, 4 reviews
A Touch of Infinity 80 copies, 1 review
Redemption 77 copies, 2 reviews
Moses: Prince of Egypt 72 copies, 1 review
The Unvanquished 71 copies, 1 review
The Crossing 66 copies
Greenwich 63 copies
Haym Salomon,: Son of liberty 45 copies, 1 review
Sylvia 39 copies
Mirage 28 copies, 2 reviews
Sally 27 copies
The Crossing [2000 film] (Screenwriter) 27 copies, 1 review
Torquemada 26 copies, 1 review
Bunker Hill 25 copies
Shirley 17 copies
The Magic Door 16 copies
The children 14 copies
The romance of a people 14 copies, 1 review
Phyllis 14 copies
Spain and Peace 13 copies
Penelope 13 copies, 1 review
Silas Timberman 12 copies
Power 12 copies
Lydia 11 copies
Cynthia 11 copies
The Tall Hunter 10 copies
Margie 10 copies
Alice 8 copies
Helen 6 copies
The Bookman 4 copies
The Large Ant 3 copies
May day 1947 3 copies
AADIVIDROHI 2 copies
Cephes 5 2 copies
LA Hija Del Immigrante 2 copies, 1 review
Penélope 1 copy
The Wound 1 copy
La Souris 1 copy
Tom Paine 1 copy
Black Water: The Book of Fantastic Literature (Contributor) 466 copies, 8 reviews
Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Treasury (Contributor) 229 copies, 2 reviews
The Penguin Science Fiction Omnibus (Contributor) 225 copies, 4 reviews
17 X Infinity (Contributor) 144 copies, 1 review
The Aspirin Age, 1919-1941 (Contributor) 125 copies, 3 reviews
Space Mail (Contributor) 123 copies, 1 review
Spectrum 4 (Contributor) 106 copies, 2 reviews
The Worlds of Science Fiction (Contributor) 104 copies, 1 review
The Best Short Stories of Theodore Dreiser (Editor) 94 copies, 1 review
Flying Saucers (Contributor) 82 copies
Decade: The 1950s (Author) 65 copies
Contact (Contributor) 57 copies
The Best American Short Stories 1960 (Contributor) 12 copies
An Anthology of Angels (Contributor) 9 copies
To Break the Silence (Contributor) 9 copies
Verhalen omnibus (Contributor) 7 copies
Eerie, Weird and Wicked (Contributor) 6 copies
Our lives : American labor stories (Contributor) 5 copies
American Short Stories (Contributor) 3 copies, 1 review
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