Adam Wiśniewski-Snerg

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Adam Wiśniewski-Snerg
Adam Wiśniewski-Snerg.jpg
Born 1 January 1937
Płock, Poland
Died 30 August 1995 (aged 58)
Warsaw, Poland
Occupation Writer
Nationality Polish
Period 1968–1995
Genre science fiction

Adam Wiśniewski-Snerg (January 1, 1937 - August 30, 1995) was a Polish science fiction author. He was born in Płock, Poland.

Although unpopular during his life, after his suicide he became recognized as one of the most significant authors of Polish SF.[citation needed]

He was the prototype of Sneer, the main character of Limes inferior, one of the novels by Janusz A. Zajdel.


  • Robot ("Robot") (1973)
  • Według łotra ("According, to the Thief") (Wydawnictwo Literackie, Kraków 1978)
  • Nagi cel ("The Naked Target") (1980)
  • Arka ("The Ark") (Czytelnik, Warszawa 1989)
  • Jednolita teoria czasoprzestrzeni ("The Uniform Theory of the Spacetiime") (1990)


  • "ORO" ("ORO") (Amber, Warszawa 1997)
  • "Trzecia cywilizacja" ("The Third Civilization") (C&T, Toruń 1998)

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