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The sands of Mars
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New York : New American Library, 1974, c1967.
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vi, 206 pages ; 18 cm.
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Fiction Clarke, A
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Predating the earliest manned space mission: the first full-length science fiction novel from the acclaimed author of 2001: A Space Odyssey. First published in 1951, before the achievement of space flight, Arthur C. Clarke created this visionary tale. Renowned science fiction writer Martin Gibson joins the spaceship Ares, the world's first interplanetary ship for passenger travel, on its maiden voyage to Mars. His mission: to report back to the home planet about the new Mars colony and the progress it has been making. In The Sands of Mars, Clarke addresses hard physical and scientific issues with aplomb-and the best scientific understanding of the times. Included are the challenges of differing air pressures, lack of oxygen, food provisions, severe weather patterns, construction on Mars, and methods of local travel-both on the surface and to the planet's two moons.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Clarke, A. C. 1. (19741967). The sands of Mars. New York: New American Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008. 19741967. The Sands of Mars. New York: New American Library.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008, The Sands of Mars. New York: New American Library, 19741967.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Clarke, Arthur C. 1917-2008. The Sands of Mars. New York: New American Library, 19741967. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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