8 edition of A Stranger in a Strange Land (Connections Readers, High Beginner) found in the catalog.
January 6, 1998
by McGraw-Hill Companies
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||48|
'Stranger in a Strange Land' is next to 'Starship Troopers' Heinlein's best known and most popular novel. It won the Hugo Award. Heinlein, along Isaac Asimov And Arthur C Clarke, one of the Big Three of science fiction won five Hugos and was nominated eleven times. Stranger in a Strange Land is a science fiction novel by American author Robert A. Heinlein. It tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human who comes to Earth in early adulthood after being born on the planet Mars and raised by Martians. The novel explores his interaction with—and eventual transformation of—terrestrial culture/5(3).
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Despite tepid reviews upon publication STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND won the Hugo Award for Best Novel and was the first science fiction novel to earn a spot on The New York Times Book Review's best-seller list with those events being a subtle prelude to its ascent as a highpoint in both science fiction and in American literature in general. He was a four-time winner of the Hugo Award for his novels Stranger in a Strange Land (), Starship Troopers (), Double Star (), and The Moon is a Harsh Mistress (). His Future History series, incorporating both short stories and novels, was first mapped out in Brand: Inostranka.
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Stranger in a Strange Land was one of the first scifi books I ever read as a kid - and a bit over my head at the time. An odd mix of semi-conservative morals (there is some focus on homophobic concepts, though it seems less anti-gay and more pro-straight), religious iconography, strong liberal morals, anarchy, libertarianism, sex, and scifi /5(K).
Stranger in a Strange Land could have been titled more straightforwardly Jesus Christ in pre-hippie America. This hefty book is, in a nutshell, about a Man from Mars (that is: a Man from Heaven), who lands somewhere in the USA, doesn’t “grok” (that is: understand) much about human culture, but starts getting some attention, performs a /5.
He was a four-time winner of the Hugo Award for his novels Stranger in a Strange Land (), Starship Troopers (), Double Star (), and The Moon is a Harsh Mistress (). His Future History series, incorporating both short stories and novels, was first mapped out in Brand: Penguin Publishing Group.
While reading Stranger In A Strange Land I felt riveted by some parts of it and found some other parts slow. But I feel the last 25 to 30 pages of the book were some of the best reading I've ever done, it made the entire book for me.
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Heinlein’s all-time masterpiece, the brilliant novel that grew from a cult favorite to a bestseller to a science fiction classic. Raised by Martians on Mars, Valentine Michael Smith is a. Stranger in a Strange Land is a novel by Robert A. Heinlein that was first published in Summary Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis.
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Stranger in a Strange Land is the most famous science fiction novel ever written. It became the bible of the "love generation" and transcended the genre to achieve the status of a modern classic. It became the bible of the "love generation" and transcended the genre to achieve the status of a modern classic.
About Stranger in a Strange Land. A deluxe hardcover edition of the most famous science-fiction novel of all time—part of Penguin Galaxy, a collectible series of six sci-fi/fantasy classics, featuring a series introduction by Neil Gaiman Winner of the AIGA + Design Observer 50 Books | 50 Covers competition.
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. Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein (Book Club) Authors: Robert A. Heinlein Location: NY Publisher: Putnam Date: Edition: Book Club Edition Features: Book Club Edition.
Book Condition: Near Fine: Bend to edges of spine and bend/ bump to Rating: % positive. A stranger in a strange land: The story of a Dutch settlement in Iowa under the leadership of H.P. Scholte by Leonora R. Scholte was written by the daughter-in-law of Hendrik Peter Scholte, the founder of Pella, Iowa.
I have been to Pella twice; once on business and once on a short vacation to view the tulips, museums and other nearby sites including the Scholte House Museum/5. This book is: 10% Mike 20% stars 15% concentrated power of mars 5% water 50% cult and % topics that are very adult This video was requested by our longtim.
Books similar to Stranger in a Strange Land Stranger in a Strange Land. by Robert A. Heinlein. avg. rating Ratings. NAME: Valentine Michael Smith ANCESTRY: Human ORIGIN: Mars Valentine Michael Smith is a human being raised on Mars, newly returned to Earth. Among his people for the first time, he struggles to understan.Parallels between Mike and Jesus Christ.
Although the narrative of Stranger in a Strange Land operates on many different levels, one obvious interpretation of Mike's story would be as a postmodern retelling of the Jesus story. Before the novel even begins, we see that the title of Part One is "His Maculate Conception," a satirical reference to the mythology of Christ's immaculate conception.After the fall of the American Ayatollahs as foretold in Stranger in a Strange Land and chronicled in Revolt inthe United States of America at last fulfills the promise inherent in its first Revolution: for the first time in human history there is a nation with Liberty and Justice for All.
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