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  • Mars (Through the Telescope)
    A & C Black (Childrens books), Paperback, 1991
  • Karl wheat
    Cooperative Extension Service, Kansas State University, Unknown Binding, 1991
  • Mars
    HarperTrophy, Paperback, 1990
  • Mars
    Demco Media, Turtleback, 1990
  • Mars
    Tandem Library, School & Library Binding, 1990
  • Mars
    HarperCollins Publishers, Hardcover, 1987
  • Mars
    William Morrow & Co Library, Library Binding, 1987

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Book Description
Since ancient times, Mars has fascinated Earthlings. The Romans, noting it's blood-red color, named it after their god of war. More recently, science-fiction writer H.G. Wells imagined bug-eyed Martians invading the Earth. His were only their first of many Martians to populate our books, movies and television.
Book Information
PublisherTandem Library Books
BindingSchool & Library Binding (7 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date08/1990
The Creators
About Seymour Simon (Author) : Seymour Simon, whom the New York Times called “the dean of the [children’s science] field,” is the author of more than 250 highly acclaimed science books, more than seventy-five of which have be... more
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