Author Alexander Belyaev

Professor Dowell's head
Alexander Belyaev - the famous science fiction writer, a classic of domestic science fiction and adventure novel, combining an adventurous plot with anticipation of scientific discoveries. The idea of the novel "Professor Dowell's Head" came to the writer's head when he was bedridden, actually feeling "head without body". So A.Belyaev continued in literature the theme of life of the head without a body thanks to scientific achievements. Herbert Wells praised the novels "Professor Dowell's Head" and "Amphibian Man," calling them "wonderful" and "very different from Western books."