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Ron Miller

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Ron Miller is an illustrator and author living in South Boston, Virginia. Before becoming a freelance illustrator in 1977, Miller was art director for the National Air & Space Museum's Albert Einstein Planetarium. Prior to this he was a commercial advertising illustrator. His primary work today entails the writing and illustration of books specializing in astronomical, astronautical and science fiction subjects. His special interest is in exciting young people about science, and in recent years has focused on writing books for young adults. To date he has more than 50 titles to his credit. His work has also appeared on scores of book jackets, book interiors and in magazines such as National Geographic, Reader's Digest, Scientific Americ ...more

The text for "Aliens" has been completed and turned in to the publisher. The book, a heavily illustrated discussion about the possibility of intelligent life on other worlds, will be out next Spring from Watkins.
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20,000 Leagues Under The Sea

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The Grand Tour: A Traveler'...

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The Art of Space: The Histo...

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Cleopatra:  Empress of the ...

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Recentering the Universe: T...

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Chasing the Storm: Tornadoe...

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Is the End of the World Nea...

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