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The Green Hills of Earth

Robert A. Heinlein

The Green Hills of Earth

by Robert A. Heinlein

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Published by Books on Tape .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Science Fiction - Alternative History,
  • Unabridged Audio - Fiction/General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul Shay (Narrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12580503M
    ISBN 105557083561
    ISBN 109785557083560

    View all covers for The Green Hills of Earth (logged in users can change User Preferences to always display covers on this page) Reviews Review by The Editors () in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, February   Buy a cheap copy of The Green Hills of Earth / The Menace book by Robert A. Heinlein. First Time in Mass Market for These Two Perennially Top-Selling Heinlein Books in a Single Volume. “Not only America’s premier writer of .

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The Green Hills of Earth by Robert Heinlein is classic SF at its best. All these stories are solid, and I had only read one prior. All of the tales are about near Earth space travel, and was first published inmost of the stories having first appeared in the classic pulps of the day/5.

"The Green Hills Of Earth" was first published in "The Saturday Evening Post" on February 8, It is the story of Rhysling, the Blind Singer of the Spaceways, who lost his sight saving a ship and then spends years bumming rides and singing his songs. He decides eventually to return to Earth, and then another incident results in his greatest /5(23).

"The Green Hills of Earth" is a science fiction short story by American writer Robert A. of his Future History stories, the short story originally appeared in The Saturday Evening Post (February 8, ), and it was collected in The Green Hills of Earth (and subsequently in The Past Through Tomorrow).Heinlein selected the story for inclusion in the.

The Green Hills of Earth / The Menace from Earth book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Two of the Grand Master's finest: /5.

The Green Hills of Earth on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(23). Collect the missing pages from The Green Hills of Stranglethorn manuscript. Once all four chapters are complete, return them to Barnil. Master Nesingwary will be so upset if he finds out.

He trusted me to proofread the manuscript of his novel, The Green Hills of Stranglethorn. Everything was going well, but a large gust of wind blew through the.

In 'The Green Hills of Earth', the reader is given many short stories that deal with how the future might be, in respect to technology and sociology. With storys that touch on future colonies on the moon, interplanitary relations (there are Martians!), and a host of other topics, this book is, as the experssion goes, hard to put down.5/5(5).

Get this from a library. The green hills of earth. [Robert A Heinlein; Stanley Meltzoff] -- "Noisy" Rhysling is a blind space going songwriter, crisscrossing the. The Green Hills of Earth audiobook, by Robert A. Heinlein We pray for one last landingOn the globe that gave us birth;Let us rest our eyes on the fleecy skiesAnd the cool, green hills of Green Hills of Earthis a collection of short stories from one of the masters of science fiction who has held readers spellbound for over thirty years.3/5.

"A Baen book." Description: pages ; 18 cm: Contents: Delilah and the space ranger --Space jockey --The long watch --Gentlemen, be seated --The black pits of Luma --"It's great to be back" --"--We also walk dogs" --Ordeal in space --The green hills of Earth --Logic of empire.

Series Title: Baen Books, Responsibility: Robert A. Heinlein. The Green Hills of Earth is a collection of science fiction short stories by Robert A.

Heinlein published inalthough it includes short stories published as early as The stories are part of Heinlein's Future title story is the tale of an old space mariner reflecting upon his planet of birth.

The Green Hills of Earth is the story of a blind bard (ex-pilot) who ends up saving the day in spite of his situation, and unlikely and unwanted presence on a ship bound for earth. The Logic of Empire is a story of being shanghai’d in the “future” year Heinlein explores exploitation (virtual slavery), its causes and the inevitable 4/5.

The words to this song come from a science fiction story of the same name, written by Robert Heinlein. The song is by the character Rhysling, an aging blind spaceship engineer and legendary bard. The Green Hills of Earth Let the sweet fresh breezes heal me As they rove around the girth Of our lovely mother planet Of the cool, green hills of Earth.

We've tried each spinning space mote And reckoned its true worth: Take us back again to the homes of. The Green Hills of Earth & The Menace from Earth N/A.

Book #2 of The Future History series. By Robert A. Heinlein. Mass Market Paperback. LIST PRICE $ PRICE MAY VARY BY RETAILER.

Buy from Us; Get a FREE e-book by joining our mailing list today!Released on: Ap 'The Green Hills of Earth' is a curiosity telling a story of a man suffering from radioactive sickness who writes popular songs about his life in space.

"Logic of Empire" is the longest story and tells of an indentured slave colony exploiting natural resources on Venus/5(23). WHY I SELECTED THE GREEN HILLS OF EARTH For my taste, science fiction stories should not be about gadgets, but should be about people responding to problems created by gadgets—that is to say, responding to new environment created by advances in science.

This story is about 98% Rhysling, the blinded space bum, and about 2% gadgetry.3/5(18). The Green Hills of Earth by Robert A. Heinlein; 23 editions; First published in ; Subjects: American Science fiction, Fiction in English.

The Green Hills of Earth grew through twenty years. The earliest form we know about was composed before Rhysling was blinded, during a drinking bout with some of the inden- tured men on Venus. The verses were concerned mostly with the things the labor clients intended to do back on Earth if and when they ever managed to pay their bounties and.

"The Green Hills of Earth" is a collection of science fiction short stories by Robert A. Heinlein published inalthough it includes short stories published as early as The stories are part of Heinlein's Future History. Internet Archive BookReader The Green Hills of Earth.The Green Hills of Earth is a collection of short stories from one of the masters of science fiction who has held readers spellbound for over thirty years.

This collection includes "Delilah and the Space-Rigger," "Space-Jockey," "The Long Watch," "Gentlemen Be Seated," "The Black Pits of Luna," "It's Great to Be Back," "'—We Also Walk Dogs.

We pray for one last landingOn the globe that gave us birth;Let us rest our eyes on the fleecy skiesAnd the cool, green hills of Earth. The Green Hills of Earthis a collection of short stories from one of the masters of science fiction who has held readers spellbound for over thirty years.

This collection includes 'Delilah and the Space-Rigger,' 'Space .