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Walter M Miller

(Walter Michael Miller)
USA flag (1922 - 1996)

Walter M. Miller Jr grew up in the American south. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps a month after Pearl Harbor and spent most of the war as a radio operator and gunner, participating in fifty five combat sorties over Italy and the Balkans, including the assault on Monte Cassino. After the war he studied engineering before turning to writing. A Canticle for Leibowitz won a Hugo, and his only other novel, Leibowitz and the Wild Horsewoman was published posthumously.

Genres: Science Fiction
Anthologies edited
Anthologies containing stories by Walter M Miller
Short stories
A Canticle for Leibowitz [short story]
The Secret of Death Dome
Vengeance for Nikolai
Anybody Else Like Me? (1952)
The Big Hunger (1952)
Big Joe and the Nth Generation (1952)
Blood Bank (1952)
Command Performance (1952)
Dumb Waiter (1952)
No Moon For Me (1952)
Crucifixus Etiam (1953)
I, Dreamer (1953)
The Will (1953)
Death of a Spaceman (1954)
I Made You (1954)
The Ties That Bind (1954)
You Triflin' Skunk (1954)
The Darfsteller (1955)Hugo
The First Canticle (1955)
The Lineman (1957)

Hugo Best Novellette winner (1955) : The Darfsteller
Hugo Best Novel winner (1961) : A Canticle for Leibowitz