Mars Edition - Bookcassetter Author:Ben Bova Mars "the bloody planet", is a world shrouded in mystery. As the source of endless fascination, Mars offers us the most promise for finding evidence of life. — Half Navaho American Jamie Waterman is a Geologist whose dream comes true when he is selected for the first landing team on Mars. He endures the rigors of training, the personality conflic... more »ts and political intrigues, as well as the dangers of travelling over 100 million kilometers in space.
Once the international crew lands on Mars, they discover they must battle not only the alien land they have invaded but earthbound bureaucrats as well. As they head toward a chasm that is ten times larger than the Grand Canyon, the twenty-five astronauts come face-to-face with the most shocking discovery of all.
This exciting Bookcassette is a plausible mixture of hard science and science fiction. Six-time Hugo Award-winning author Ben Bova paints a thrilling picture of what a near-future mission to our nearest neighbor might be like.« less
This edition of this book is on audio cassette which is recorded separately on each channel. This means you will need a stereo playback mechanism which allows you to switch all the way to the left and right speakers alternately.