SciFi Tech Talk #000172 – Stranger in a Strange Land

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ISBN-10: 0441788386
ISBN-13: 9780441788385
Goodreads: 350

Author(s): Publisher: Ace
Published: 10/1/1991

NAME: Valentine Michael Smith
ANCESTRY: Human
ORIGIN: Mars


Valentine Michael Smith is a human being raised on Mars, newly returned to Earth. Among his people for the first time, he struggles to understand the social mores and prejudices of human nature that are so alien to him, while teaching them his own fundamental beliefs in grokking, watersharing, and love.
 

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