Walter M Miller

Walter M. Miller (1923-1996) grew up in the American south. He enlisted in the Army Air Corps a month after Pearl Harbour and spent most of the war as a radio operator and gunner, participating in 55 combat sorties over Europe. After the war he studied engineering before turning to writing. A CANTICLE FOR LEIBOWITZ won the HUGO AWARD. His only other novel, LEIBOWITZ AND THE WILD HORSE WOMAN was published posthumously.