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Author: A E Van Vogt; Edward R Collins
Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster, 1951.
Series: Science fiction and adventures.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Slan is the story of Jommy Cross, the orphan mutant outcast from a future society prejudiced against mutants, or slans. Throughout the forties and into the fifties, Slan was considered the single most important SF novel, the one great book that everyone had to read. Today it remains a monument to pulp SF adventure, filled with constant action and a cornucopia of idea--GOODREADS.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Van Vogt, A.E. (Alfred Elton), 1912-
Slan.
New York, Simon and Schuster, 1951
(OCoLC)580759945
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A E Van Vogt; Edward R Collins
ISBN: 0312852363 9780312852368
OCLC Number: 3233696
Notes: "Cover art by Edward R. Collins"--dust jacket.
Description: 247 pages 20 cm.
Series Title: Science fiction and adventures.

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Tells the story of Jommy Cross, the orphan boy mutant, an outcast from a future society prejudiced against mutants, who grows up to be a superman and to represent the next stage in human evolution.  Read more...

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