Chad Oliver (30 March 1928 – 9 August 1993) was an American anthropologist and science fiction and Western writer.
The Winds of Time (1956)
- All page numbers are from the trade paperback reprint published by Avon in Equinox Books SF Rediscovery ISBN 0-380-00318-X
- His eyes told him the truth: Lake City was not precisely a ghost town, but the coffin was ready and the hole was dug.
- Chapter 1 (p. 2)
- He talked, and listened, and tried to do the hardest thing of all.
He tried to understand.
- Chapter 4 (p. 27)
- He has looked long at the stars, and that is the beginning of wisdom.
- Chapter 6 (p. 38)