Comics and Hard-Boiled – Pulp! Noir – Extra Sci Fi

Many sci fi writers, especially in the United States, had backgrounds in reading and writing detective stories. They introduced to the sci-fi genre the action hero–no longer just scientific or philosophical protagonists.
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