Nick Pelling

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Nick Pelling
Born 1964 (age 53–54)[1]
Nationality British
Other names
  • Orlando M. Pilchard
[1]

Nick Pelling is a British-born computer programmer and investigative writer[2] best known as the creator of the 1984 game Frak!.[1]

Ludography[edit]

Developed[edit]

As Aardvark Software[edit]

Independently[edit]

Ported[edit]

As Aardvark Software[edit]

Independently[edit]

Interests in history[edit]

Pelling published an article in the British magazine History Today, supporting a previous attribution of the invention of the telescope to a Gerundian named Joan Roget in 1590[3][4] and published a 2006 book on the Voynich manuscript, claiming it was written by 15th century North Italian architect Antonio Averlino (also known as "Filarete").[5]

Books[edit]

  • Pelling, Nicholas John (2006). The Curse of the Voynich: The Secret History of the World's Most Mysterious Manuscript. Compelling Press. ISBN 0-9553160-0-6. [2]

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