The Martian chronicles

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Leaving behind a world on the brink of destruction, man came to the Red planet and found the Martians waiting, dreamlike. Seeking the promise of a new beginning, man brought with him his oldest fears and his deepest desires. Man conquered Mars--and in that instant, Mars conquered him. The strange new world with its ancient, dying race and vast, red-gold deserts cast a spell on him, settled into his dreams, and changed him forever. Here are the captivating chronicles of man and Mars--the modern classic by the peerless Ray Bradbury. From the Paperback edition.
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9780380973835
9780553011807
9781491584583
9780553278224
9780385050609
9781481585170
9781501201448
9780062242266
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.2, 9 Points
Lexile measure:
740L
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Electronic books, Fiction, Mars (Planet), Mars (Planet) -- Fiction, Psychological -- FICTION, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Space Opera -- Science Fiction
title_display The Martian chronicles
title_full The Martian Chronicles, The Martian Chronicles [electronic resource] Bradbury, Ray., The Martian chronicles [classic] / Ray Bradbury, The Martian chronicles [sound recording] / Ray Bradbury
title_short The Martian chronicles
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topic_facet Fantasy, Fiction, Literature, Psychological, Science Fiction, Science fiction, American, Space Opera