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A Canticle For Leibowitz

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Winner of the 1961 Hugo Award for Best Novel and widely considered one of the most accomplished, powerful, and enduring classics of modern speculative fiction, Walter M. Miller, Jr.'s A Canticle for Leibowitz is a true landmark of twentieth-century literature -- a chilling and still-pro...


  • Author: Walter M. Miller Jr.
  • Publish Date: 2006-05-09
  • Book Awards

    Won 1 awards in total (1 unique awards)
  • 1 Hugo

  • Book Award Years
    1961 Hugo Winner: A Canticle for Leibowitz

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    By: Andrew
    2015-01-21 10:37:13

    First off I am going to say that I am not a Christian, but I found this book to be very good. The characters where written in a very provoking and interesting way, while I didn't not agree with everything they believed it only served to make these characters more realistic to me. I must say I found the last story to be sad but made me want to ensure our government and all other governments stop their production of nuclear weapons, yes our government still produces them.

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