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Peace on Earth

Author: Stanisław Lem; Elinor Ford; Michael Kandel
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Harvest editionView all editions and formats
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A spoof on the military-industrial complex featuring secret agent Ijon Tichy. On the moon, while relieving himself behind a boulder in the Sea of Serenity, he had the right part of his brain severed from his left by one of those super weapons being developed there. Now as he types a report of the mission, Tichy must keep his left hand tied down. It simply won't listen to reason, keeps trying to pull the paper out  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lem, Stanisław.
Peace on Earth.
New York : Harcourt Brace, ©1994
(OCoLC)647306885
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stanisław Lem; Elinor Ford; Michael Kandel
ISBN: 0151715548 9780151715541
OCLC Number: 25131522
Notes: Translation of: Pokój na Ziemi.
"A Helen and Kurt Wolff book."
Description: 234 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Pokój na Ziemi.
Responsibility: Stanislaw Lem ; translated from the Polish by Elinor Ford with Michael Kandel.

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A spoof on the military-industrial complex featuring secret agent Ijon Tichy. On the moon, while relieving himself behind a boulder in the Sea of Serenity, he had the right part of his brain severed from his left by one of those super weapons being developed there. Now as he types a report of the mission, Tichy must keep his left hand tied down. It simply won't listen to reason, keeps trying to pull the paper out the typewriter all the time. By the author of One Human Minute.

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