Keith Laumer

A legendary creator of space opera and military science fiction adventures, Keith Laumer was a captain in the U.S. Air Force and later an officer in the U.S. diplomatic corps, serving throughout the world--all of which activity provides a solid background for his crackling adventure tales as well as his justly famous epic satirical comedies featuring Retief, the galaxy's canny, two-fisted diplomat. Also among Laumer's best-loved creations: are the Bolos, gigantic tanks controlled by artificial...See more