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Farmer in the Sky

Farmer in the Sky

Farmer in the Sky

by Robert A. Heinlein

Publisher Victor Gollancz

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About the book

The Mayflower, a ship carrying pilgrims once more, but this time not just to a new world, but to a new planet - Ganymede, one of Jupiter's many moons. The pioneers leave a hunger-stricken Earth, but face a gruelling journey and an uncertain future.

The author's novels include "Double Star".

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About the Author

Robert A. Heinlein

Robert Anson Heinlein was an American science fiction author, aeronautical engineer, and naval officer. Sometimes called the "dean of science fiction writers", he was among the first to emphasize scientific accuracy in his fiction, and was thus a pioneer of the subgenre of hard science fiction. His published works, both fiction and non-fiction, express admiration for competence and emphasize the value of critical thinking. His plots often posed provocative situations which challenged conventional social mores. His work continues to have an influence on the science-fiction genre, and on modern culture more generally.

  • Professionally Packed

    All of our books that have a dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

  • Book Condition & Notes

    Good first edition in a good unclipped dust-jacket. Some wear to the dust-jacket edges, particularly on the spine, with some foxing and yellowing to the pages. Some minor denting to the hardcover.

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