Red Planet Author:Robert Heinlein Mars is coming up for exploration now. After the Moon, it's the Red Planet which has intrigued mankind the most -- and already U.S. space vehicles are being worked on for its preliminary on-the-surface study. The landing on Mars of astronauts is on the planning boards at ths moment. — Robert A. Heinlein, the world's most outstanding science-fict... more »ion writer, has already projected what Mars will be like in this marvelous bestsellling science-fiction novel. Here's a real glimps of things to come!« less
I bought Red Planet by Robert Heinlein because my husband read it when he was a pre-teen and we want to pass it along to our grandsons of that age. According to my husband, it is one of his Heinlein favorites.