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Nathaniel Benchley

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Writer, born in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, the son of humorist Robert Benchley. He wrote a number of books for children, including Small Wolf (1972), Bright Candles (1974), and Walter, the Homing Pigeon (1981). The Off Islanders (1962) was later made into a successful film, The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming! (1966). His son, Peter Benchley (1940–2006), was also a novelist.

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