chapter  9
Permitted Use and Users: The Fallout Shelter’s Sealed Environment
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Walter M. Miller Jr (1923-96) was an American science-fiction writer, whose only

novel A Canticle for Leibowitz was published in 1960. This was a reworking of a

series of short stories which had originally appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and

Science Fiction, 1955-57. The novel won the prestigious Hugo award at the 1961

World SF Convention (Clute and Nicholls 1993, 809).