The Moon is a Harsh Mistress

Author(s): Robert A. Heinlein

Sci-Fi & Fantasy

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...

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'The best book Robert A. Heinlein ever wrote' F&FS

Short-listed for Nebula Award 1967 (UK).

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.

General Fields

  • : 9780575082410
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Gollancz
  • : December 2008
  • : 199mm X 133mm X 34mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Robert A. Heinlein
  • : Hardback
  • : 1
  • : 384