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Stranger in a Strange Land

Stranger in a Strange Land Оценка: 4.7 (30)
Genre: fantasy
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Stranger in a Strange Land, winner of the 1962 Hugo Award, is the story of Valentine Michael Smith, born during, and the only survivor of, the first manned mission to Mars. Michael is raised by Martians, and he arrives on Earth as a true innocent: he has never seen a woman and has no knowledge of Earth's cultures or religions. But he brings turmoil with him, as he is the legal heir to an enormous financial empire, not to mention de facto owner of the planet Mars. With the irascible popular author Jubal Harshaw to protect him, Michael explores human morality and the meanings of love. He founds his own church, preaching free love and disseminating the psychic talents taught him by the Martians. Ultimately, he confronts the fate reserved for all messiahs.

The impact of Stranger in a Strange Land was considerable, leading many children of the 60's to set up households based on Michael's water-brother nests. Heinlein loved to pontificate through the mouths of his characters, so modern readers must be willing to overlook the occasional sour note ('Nine times out of ten, if a girl gets raped, it's partly her fault.'). That aside, Stranger in a Strange Land is one of the master's best entertainments, provocative as he always loved to be. Can you grok it? --Brooks Peck --This text refers to the Mass Market Paperback edition.
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  1. Robert A. Heinlein Stranger in a Strange Land
  2. NOTICE
  3. Part One His Maculate Origin
  4. I
  5. II
  6. III
  7. IV
  8. V
  9. VI
  10. VII
  11. VIII
  12. Part Two His Preposterous Heritage
  13. IX
  14. X
  15. XI
  16. XII
  17. XIII
  18. XIV
  19. XV
  20. XVI
  21. XVII
  22. XVIII
  23. XIX
  24. XX
  25. XXI
  26. Part Three His Eccentric Education
  27. XXII
  28. XXIII
  29. XXIV
  30. XXV
  31. XXVI
  32. XXVII
  33. XXVIII
  34. XXIX
  35. Part Four His Scandalous Career
  36. XXX
  37. XXXI
  38. XXXII
  39. XXXIII
  40. Part Five His Happy Destiny
  41. XXXIV
  42. XXXV
  43. XXXVI
  44. XXXVII
  45. XXXVIII
  46. XXXIX


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