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2 edition of In no strange land. found in the catalog.

In no strange land.

Jane Oliver

In no strange land.

by Jane Oliver

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Published by Collins in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Portway reprint, Bath : Cedric Chivers, 197-?.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21325615M

STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND (The Original Uncut), by Robert A. Heinlein- Ace / Putnam, New York- ORIGINAL FIRST PRINTING (with the 1 PRESENT in the complete number-row)- This is NOT an ex-library book- BINDING is two-tone HARDCOVER; binding and text are neat, clean and solid, VG+ with NO extraneous writings or bookplates. Just light wear. No Strange was an Italian rock group influenced by psychedelic music that combined elements of rock and cosmic music. Music seems to graze an inner landscape of a deep and unsaid land. Maestri of harmonic singing like Marco Garri (a David Hykes student), Alberto Guccione (author of the CD-book Canto Armonico, Red Edizioni), and Raffaele Genres: Psychedelic rock.

“Stranger In A Strange Land” by Robert Heinlein - 2 - the manuscript a few times, but it was not finished until this was the version you now hold in your hands. In the context of , Stranger in a Strange Land was a book that his publishers feared-it File Size: 2MB. Stranger in a Strange Land, classic science fiction novel by Robert A. Heinlein, published in The work centers on a human raised on Mars who comes to Earth and challenges customs relating to sex, death, religion, and money. The book became an icon of the s counterculture, and it won a Hugo Award in

  Engaging and accessibly written, Strange New Land explores the history of slavery and the struggle for freedom before the United States became a nation. Beginning with the colonization of North America, Peter Wood documents the transformation of slavery from a brutal form of indentured servitude to a full-blown system of racial domination.5/5(1). If any sf novel deserves to be called a classic, it is Heinlein's Stranger in a Strange Land. Now, 30 years after its original publication and two years after the author's death, we have a longer edition—by 50, words—based on the original manuscript. Valentine Michael Smith is a human raised to adulthood by Martians, his viewpoints completely alien.


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My question is this are all of his books as blatantly sexist as this one or is there something about the story I'm misunderstanding.