The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

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Luna is an open penal colony and the regime is a harsh one. Not surprisingly, revolution against the hated authority is planned. But the key figures in the revolt are an unlikely crew: Manuel Garcia O'Kelly, an engaging jack of all trades, the beautiful Wyoming Knott - and Mike, a lonely computer who likes to make up jokes ...show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 384 pages
  • 136 x 198 x 30mm | 539.77g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Gollancz
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0575082410
  • 9780575082410
  • 22,386

About Robert A. Heinlein

Robert A. Heinlein (1907-88) was educated at the University of Missouri and the US Naval College, Annapolis. He served as a naval officer but retired in 1934 due to ill health. He then studied physics at UCLA and worked in a number of jobs before beginning to publish sf in 1939. Among his many novels are Starship Troopers and Stranger in a Strange Land.show more

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