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Planet of the apes

Author: Pierre Boulle
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2001.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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They christened the planet Soror. They landed without a jolt - three men and a pet monkey. They were pleased to see that life existed. But humans here were nothing but naked animals. The master race were apes. Apes that dressed like men and hunted humans for their sport.
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Genre/Form: Student Collection
Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Boulle
ISBN: 014118681X 9780141186818 0141002956 9780141002958
OCLC Number: 46602362
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: This translation originally published: London: Secker & Warburg, 1964.
Description: xii, 174 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Pierre Boulle ; translated from the French by Xan Fielding ; with an introduction by Brian Aldiss.

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They christened the planet Soror. They landed without a jolt - three men and a pet monkey. They were pleased to see that life existed. But humans here were nothing but naked animals. The master race were apes. Apes that dressed like men and hunted humans for their sport.

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