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Author: Robert A Heinlein; Stephen Hickman
Publisher: Riverdale, NY : Baen ; New York : Distributed by Simon & Schuster, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Wit and Wisdom of Robert A. Heinlein, author of multiple New York Times best sellers, on subjects ranging from Crime and Punishment to the Love life of the American Teenager; from Nuclear Power to the Pragmatics of Patriotism; from Prophecy to Destiny; from Geopolitics to Post-Holocaust America; from the Nature of Courage to the Nature of Reality; it's all here and it's all great - straight from the mind of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert A Heinlein; Stephen Hickman
ISBN: 0743471598 9780743471596
OCLC Number: 52547563
Notes: Short stories.
"A Baen Book."
"First Baen printing, October 2003."
"Cover art by Stephen Hickman"--Dust jacket.
Description: 474 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Life-Line --
Successful Operation --
Blowups Happen --
Solution Unsatisfactory --
The Last Days of the United States --
How to Be a Survivor --
Pie from the Sky --
They Do It With Mirrors --
Free Men --
No Bands Playing, No Flags Flying- --
A Bathroom of Her Own --
On the Slopes of Vesuvius --
Nothing Ever Happens on the Moon --
Pandora's Box --
Where To? --
Cliff and the Calories --
Ray Guns and Rocket Ships --
The Third Millennium Opens --
Who Are the Heirs of Patrick Henry? --
"Pravda" Means "Truth" --
Inside Intourist --
Searchlight --
The Pragmatics of Patriotism --
Paul Dirac, Antimatter, and You --
Larger Than Life --
Spinoff --
The Happy Days Ahead.
Responsibility: Robert A. Heinlein.
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