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The Martian chronicles

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: London : Granada, 1980, ©1951.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
Colonists from Earth were few at first, and most of them suffered the illness called The Loneliness - because when you saw your home town, then your home planet, dwindle to the size of a fist, you felt you had never been born. Then came the overwhelming strangeness they would find on Mars.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 0246111461 9780246111463
OCLC Number: 6712430
Notes: Originally published in Great Britain as The silver locusts.
Description: 231 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Rocket summer --
Ylla --
The summer night --
The Earth men --
The taxpayer --
The third expedition --
--
And the moon be still as bright --
The settlers --
The green morning --
The locusts --
Night meeting --
The shore --
The fire balloons --
Interim --
The musicians --
Way in the middle of the air --
The naming of names --
The old ones --
The martian --
The luggage store --
The off season --
The watchers --
The silent towns --
The long years --
There will come soft rains --
The million-year picnic.
Responsibility: Ray Bradbury.

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Colonists from Earth were few at first, and most of them suffered the illness called The Loneliness - because when you saw your home town, then your home planet, dwindle to the size of a fist, you felt you had never been born. Then came the overwhelming strangeness they would find on Mars.

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