from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Wolfe, James 1727-1759. British general in Canada. He defeated the French at Quebec (1759) but was mortally wounded in the battle.
- Wolfe, Thomas (Clayton) 1900-1938. American writer who is best known for his two autobiographical novels, Look Homeward, Angel (1929) and You Can't Go Home Again (1940).
- Wolfe, Thomas (Kennerly) Known as "Tom.” Born 1931. American writer. A leading exponent of New Journalism, he has written extensively on popular culture. His works include The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test (1968) and The Right Stuff (1979).
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- proper n. A surname of English and German origin, a variant of Wolf.
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- n. United States writer best known for his autobiographical novels (1900-1938)
- n. United States writer who has written extensively on American culture (born in 1931)
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The youngest son, SIR JOHN WOLFE WOLFE-BARRY (1836 -), the eminent engineer, who assumed the additional name of Wolfe in 1898, was educated at
State records showed Purvis was a licensed practical nurse and Wolfe is a former roofing contractor.
Virus hunter Nathan Wolfe is outwitting the next pandemic by staying two steps ahead: discovering new, deadly viruses where they first emerge -- passing from animals to humans among poor subsistence hunters in Africa -- before they claim millions of lives.
All this time away from your world has made me realize why Gene Wolfe is still my favorite writer ........
The Sorcerer's House by Gene Wolfe is available for preorder.
Gene Wolfe is a science fiction author noted for his complex and dense prose which is liberally influenced by his Catholic faith.
Wolfe is one of those authors who is showered with awards, but the Hugo is a popular vote, so he often gets overlooked for that.
A more-or-less new collection of Gene Wolfe's short fiction, The Best of Gene Wolfe, is out (it's been out for a few months, but we move slow here).
I think that with the passing of Kurt Vonnegut, Gene Wolfe is the greatest living genre writer.
Gene Wolfe is one of the longest stories in the book yet it's also the most engaging.