1917-?; b. London; raised in Ireland after 1919; spy-stories and film-script
writer; thriller novels incl. The Mocassin Men (1939), and The
Black Spot (1939), both translated into German; aldo Federal Agent,
The Major, The Tall Man, etc.; scripts incl. Scott of the Antartic (RTE 1953); novels translated in to several European languages. (thriller).