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Stranger in a Strange Land - Robert A. Heinlein
Stranger in a Strange Land
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In the 1960s, the first science-fiction title to appear on The New York Times Book Review 's best-seller list. Valentine Michael Smith is the stranger. A young human, reared by Martians on Mars, he is brought to Earth where he must adapt not only to the planet's social injustices and its... show more
In the 1960s, the first science-fiction title to appear on The New York Times Book Review 's best-seller list. Valentine Michael Smith is the stranger. A young human, reared by Martians on Mars, he is brought to Earth where he must adapt not only to the planet's social injustices and its population's foibles, but to its strong gravitational field and rich atmosphere.
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Format: ebook
ISBN: 9781101208960 (1101208961)
Publisher: Ace Books
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
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YouKneeK
YouKneeK rated it
2.5 Review: Stranger in a Strange Land
This was my first time reading anything by Heinlein. I really enjoyed the first half, and I was pleasantly surprised by how readable and entertaining it was, but I disliked the second half quite a bit. The main premise is that there is life on Mars, and humanity has only just begun to travel ther...
Philosophical Musings of a Book Nerd
Philosophical Musings of a Book Nerd rated it
4.0 An Evolutionary Concept
While this book is considered science fiction it is not what I really expected from science fiction because it seems to explore the idea of religion in a universe in which there is intelligent life on other planets. The main reason that I read this book was probably more to do with a song by Iron Ma...
XOX
XOX rated it
4.0 This is the longer version of the book
The story is about a person who was the descendant of two persons from Earth that lost their way in Mars. Now he was adopted his way and is a cultural Martian. The twist is, this cultural Martian only have knowledge regarding Mars. He has values and understand of a Martian. So the power to be loc...
writertomg
writertomg rated it
3.0 Stranger In A Strange Land
Stranger is one weird-ass book. Very good, but weird...
Lesekatzen
Lesekatzen rated it
5.0 Wasser teilen, nicht drüber laufen
"Sieg in der Niederlage, und einen größeren gibt es nicht." Er ist nur ein Ei. Und er wird die Welt auch nicht in ihren Grundfesten erschüttern. Er kam weder als Erlöser noch als Aggressor. Michael wollte nicht einmal zur Erde kommen. Er fand es in seinem Nest auf dem Mars ganz schön, zwischen se...
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