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Reading List


Read 4 books by Robert A Heinlein since Jan '03

See also: Books I'm Reading, Books I've Read and Books I want to read

August 2011
Farnham's Freehold by Robert A HeinleinI enjoyed this, read it on the way back from Orkney. Felt like two different novels though; a survivalist story for half the novel, and then came the science fiction. I read a first edition, it was almost 50 years old, looked new.
 
May 2006
By His Bootstraps by Robert A Heinlein
 
April 2003
Starship Troopers by Robert A Heinlein
 
March 2003
Farmer In The Sky by Robert A HeinleinSo boring, so mid-fifties, so "gee! thats swell pa!".

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