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John Galt

2 May 1779 - 11 April 1839

A Scottish novelist, entrepreneur, and political and social commentator. Because he was the first novelist to deal with issues of the Industrial Revolution, he has been called the first political novelist in the English language (Wikipedia).

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September 26, 2016 Edited by Jessamyn West merge authors
September 26, 2016 Edited by Agnes Reid Brief bio & Wikipedia link added
January 30, 2016 Edited by Tom Morris Normal name order
June 7, 2012 Edited by VacuumBot Removed period from death date
April 1, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import