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#81 – A Princess of Mars Summary – Edgar Rice Burroughs

Summary | Review | Buy Much like it’s protagonist, Civil War veteran John Carter, Edgar Rice Burroughs’ A Princess of Mars is a big, bold, testosterone-soaked piece of pulp fiction and adventure fantasy. Containing elements of science fiction, planetary romance … Continue reading

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#22 – The Martian Chronicles Review – Ray Bradbury

Summary | Review | Buy Told in a series of short story vignettes (much like Asimov’s I, Robot), The Martian Chronicles recounts mankind’s first efforts at colonizing the Red Planet and their interactions with the native Martians. At times serious, … Continue reading

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