Red Mars

By | December 27, 2017
Red Mars Author Kim Stanley Robinson
ISBN-10 0553560735
ISBN-13 9780553560732
Year 1993-11-01
Pages 572
Language English
Publisher Bantam Books
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For eons sandstorms have swept the barren desolate landscape of the red planet For centuries Mars has beckoned to mankind to come and conquer its hostile climate Now in the year 2026 a group of one hundred colonists is about to fulfill that destiny Red Mars Winner of the Nebula Award and The British Science Fiction Award for Best Novel John Boon Maya Toitovna Frank Chambers and Arkady Bogdanov lead a mission whose ultimate goal is to give Mars an Earthlike atmosphere They will place giant satelite mirrors in Martian orbit to reflect light to the planet s surface Black dust sprinkled on the polar caps will capture warmth and melt the ice And massive tunnels kilometers in depth will be drilled into the Martian mantle to create stupendous vents of hot gases Against this backdrop of epic upheaval rivlries loves and friendships will form and fall to pieces for there are those who will fight to the death to prevent Mars from ever being changed In his most ambitious project to date award winning author Kim Stanley Robinson utilizes years of research and cutting edge science in the first of three novels that will chronicle the colonization of Mars

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