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The green planet

Author: J Hunter Holly; John Schoenherr
Publisher: Derby, Connecticut : Monarch Books, Inc., 1961.
Series: Monarch science fiction novel.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The thirteen exiles from Earth were hopeful when they landed on the planet Klorath. After all, others had been banished before them and had no doubt established a colony. But when the exiles found a pile of clean-picked human skulls they knew those who had preceded them were dead. They they encountered the giant, man-eating birds and realized they, too, would die if they couldn't control them. The final blow was the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holly, Hunter.
Green planet.
Derby, CT : Monarch Books, 1961, ©1960
(OCoLC)654900423
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Hunter Holly; John Schoenherr
OCLC Number: 3895625
Notes: "Cover painting by Jack Schoenherr."--Title page verso.
Description: 143 pages ; 18 cm
Series Title: Monarch science fiction novel.
Responsibility: J. Hunter Holly.

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The thirteen exiles from Earth were hopeful when they landed on the planet Klorath. After all, others had been banished before them and had no doubt established a colony. But when the exiles found a pile of clean-picked human skulls they knew those who had preceded them were dead. They they encountered the giant, man-eating birds and realized they, too, would die if they couldn't control them. The final blow was the appearance of hostile natives, bringing with them a horde of furry animals whose slightest touch seared human flesh like a branding iron...

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