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Stranger in a strange land

Author: Robert A Heinlein; Neil Boyle
Publisher: New York : Avon, [1962] ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The epic saga of an earthling, born and educated on Mars, who arrives on our planet with superhuman powers and a total ignorance of the mores of man. A young man from Mars comes to Earth & must learn our strange ways. One of the greatest science fiction novels ever published, Stranger in a Strange Land's original manuscript had 50,000 words cut. Now they have been reinstated for this special 30th anniversary trade  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heinlein, Robert A. (Robert Anson), 1907-1988.
Stranger in a strange land.
New York : Avon, 1962, ©1961
(OCoLC)644652790
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Heinlein; Neil Boyle
OCLC Number: 9995921
Notes: Novel.
"An Avon book ; V-2056"--Cover.
Cover art by Neil Boyle. Source: ISFDB website.
Source of publication date: ISFDB website.
Description: 414 pages ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Robert A. Heinlein.

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The epic saga of an earthling, born and educated on Mars, who arrives on our planet with superhuman powers and a total ignorance of the mores of man. A young man from Mars comes to Earth & must learn our strange ways. One of the greatest science fiction novels ever published, Stranger in a Strange Land's original manuscript had 50,000 words cut. Now they have been reinstated for this special 30th anniversary trade edition. A Mars-born earthling arrives on this planet for the first time as an adult, and the sensation he creates teaches Earth some unforgettable lessons.

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