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James Schmitz

USA flag (1911 - 1981)

James H. Schmitz was born in Germany of American parents and served in the USAF during the Second World War. He began writing sf with 'Greenface' for Unknown in 1943. His other books include Agent of Vega, The Demon Breed, A Pride of Monsters and The Eternal Frontiers.

Genres: Science Fiction
Series contributed to
Anthologies containing stories by James Schmitz
Short stories
Greenface (1943)
The Witches of Karres [short story] (1949)
Second Night of Summer (1950)
We Don't Want Any Trouble (1953)
Grandpa (1955)
Lion Loose (1961)Hugo (nominee)
Novice (1961)
These Are the Arts (1962)
Balanced Ecology (1965)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Goblin Night (1965)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Planet of Forgetting (1965)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Research Alpha (1965) (with A E van Vogt)Nebula Awards (nominee)
Spacemaster (1965)
Resident Witch (1970)

Hugo Best Short Story nominee (1962) : Lion Loose
Nebula Awards Best Short Story nominee (1966) : Balanced Ecology
Nebula Awards Best Novellette nominee (1966) : Goblin Night
Nebula Awards Best Novellette nominee (1966) : Planet of Forgetting
Nebula Awards Best Novella nominee (1966) : Research Alpha
Hugo Best Novel nominee (1967) : The Witches of Karres