The Green Hills of Earth & The Menace from Earth (Future History) (The Future History series)
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of the Grand Master’s finest:
The saga of the hole of the distance frontier as brave women and men risked their lives to construct the 1st area station and colonize the Moon and Venus, whereas praying for one final touchdown at the globe that gave them delivery, to come to The eco-friendly Hills of Earth.
From a mysterious area on the earth, the place a extra complex lifeform will be learning the attention-grabbing creatures known as “humans,” to the 1st moon colony, the place a tender girl’s courting along with her boyfriend is endangered by way of the attractive Menace from Earth.
vintage Heinlein, in a brand new two-for-one package deal.
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