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A Quick Tip by nosam1

  • Jun 22, 2010
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Had to read this for a science fiction class, I ended up really liking it.
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January 29, 2011
So glad you had to read this...and extra glad you liked it!
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good proto sci-fi, though hardly hard SF, with a touch of the Jules Verne, though not quite with the same spirit. More values-fic, or spiritual vision. Worth a read for the Biblical insight.
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The first book of my favorite fictional tale by Lewis. Gotta love those Sorns!!
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