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Robert A. Heinlein

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Biography

Robert A. Heinlein (1907-1988) was educated at the University of Missouri and the US Naval Academy, Annapolis. He served as a naval officer for five years but retired in 1934 due to ill health. He then studied physics at UCLA before beginning to publish sf with 'Lifeline' for Astounding Science Fiction in 1939. Among his many novels are The Door into Summer, Double Star, Starship Troopers, Stranger in a Strange Land and The Moon is a Harsh Mistress.

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Essential reading

Wondering where to start with Robert A. Heinlein? Gateway recommends beginning with the SF Masterworks - which have been selected to showcase the greatest works of modern science fiction - and then moving on to the Gateway Essentials . . .


SF MASTERWORKS

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Double Star
(1956)
The Door Into Summer (1957)
Starship Troopers
(1959) PRINT ONLY
The Moon is a Harsh Mistress
(1966) PRINT ONLY

 

GATEWAY ESSENTIALS

 

Future History

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The Green Hills
of Earth

(1951)

Orphans of
the Sky

(1963)

The Man Who
Sold the Moon

(1952)
Revolt in 2100 (1953) Methuselah's Children
(1958)

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