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[hawks] /hɔks/
John, 1925–1998, U.S. novelist and short-story writer. Unabridged
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  • When day dawned their faces looked pale and anxious, and even Captain Hawkes and old Jim seemed to wish that the gale was over.

  • My name's Hawkes, and I haven't yet disobeyed an order from an officer.

    The Wreck of the Titan Morgan Robertson
  • Hawkes had tried another way to stop the wild abilities that operated without his conscious control.

    Pursuit Lester del Rey
  • A line formed, and Hawkes stuffed a ticket into Alan's hand.

    Starman's Quest Robert Silverberg
  • Alan saw that Hawkes was tall, like himself; he walked with easygoing grace.

    Starman's Quest Robert Silverberg

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