Yulian Semyonovich Semyonov (Russian: Юлиа́н Семёнович Семёнов, Russian pronunciation: [jʉlʲɪˈan sʲɪˈmʲɵnəvʲɪtɕ sʲɪˈmʲɵnəf]), pen-name of Yulian Semyonovich Lyandres (Russian: Ля́ндрес) (October 8, 1931 – September 15, 1993), was a Soviet and Russian novelist, screenwriter and poet. His works were mainly spy fiction and detective fiction. He was born in Moscow. His best known novel was Seventeen Moments of Spring.
Semyonov died on September 15, 1993 from a stroke in Moscow, aged 61.
References[change | change source]
- "LYANDRES Semen Aleksandrovich - Ляндрес Семен Александрович" (in Russian). Retrieved 2015-11-29.
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- Encyclopedia of Soviet Writers
- Yulian Semyonov on IMDb
- Semnadtsat mgnoveniy vesny on IMDb
- Greg Afinogenov. A Portrayal of Bureaucracy in Twelve Parts: Seventeen Moments of Spring Archived 2020-02-25 at the Wayback Machine. idiommag.com.
- Hedrick Smith. Soviet Spy Thriller 'Exposes' U.S. Plot. New York Times, 7 January 1974.
- The Julian Semenov Cultural Foundation website (in Russian)