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John M. Ford (10 April 1957 – 24 September 2006; age 49) was the writer of two Pocket TOS novels, The Final Reflection and How Much for Just the Planet? He authored the first edition of The Klingons supplement/sourcebook for FASA's Star Trek Role Playing Game). He also wrote two short stories for use in West End Games' Star Trek III game. With the pseudonym "Michael J. Dodge", he authored Which Way Books #15, Voyage to Adventure.