Stranger in a Strange Land
Stranger in a Strange Land
The Original Uncut Edition
Robert A. Heinlein

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.

Title Stranger in a Strange Land
Subtitle The Original Uncut Edition
Author Robert A. Heinlein
Publisher Ace
Title First Published 01 October 1991
Format Paperback
Nb of pages 528 p.
ISBN-10 0441788386
ISBN-13 9780441788385
Publication Date 01 October 1991
Main content page count 528
Weight 16 oz.

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