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Martian time-slip

"The writing is humorous, painful, awesome in its effect on both mind and heart . . . There are few modern novels to match it."'Rolling Stone On an arid Mars, local bigwigs compete with Earth-bound interlopers to buy up land before the UN develops it and its value skyrockets. Martian Union leader Arnie Kott has an ace up his sleeve, though: an autistic boy named Manfred who seems to have the ability to see the future. In the hopes of gaining an advantage on a Martian real estate deal, powerful people force Manfred to send them into the future, where they can learn about development plans. But is Manfred sending them to the real future or one colored by his own dark and paranoid filter' As the time travelers are drawn into Manfred's dark worldview in both the future and present, the cost of doing business may drive them all insane.

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  • ""The writing is humorous, painful, awesome in its effect on both mind and heart . . . There are few modern novels to match it."'Rolling Stone On an arid Mars, local bigwigs compete with Earth-bound interlopers to buy up land before the UN develops it and its value skyrockets. Martian Union leader Arnie Kott has an ace up his sleeve, though: an autistic boy named Manfred who seems to have the ability to see the future. In the hopes of gaining an advantage on a Martian real estate deal, powerful people force Manfred to send them into the future, where they can learn about development plans. But is Manfred sending them to the real future or one colored by his own dark and paranoid filter' As the time travelers are drawn into Manfred's dark worldview in both the future and present, the cost of doing business may drive them all insane."@en
  • "On the arid colony of Mars the only thing more precious than water may be a ten-year-old schizophrenic boy named Manfred Steiner. For although the UN has slated "anomalous" children for deportation and destruction, other people--especially Supreme Goodmember Arnie Kott of the Water Worker's union--suspect that Manfred's disorder may be a window into the future."

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  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Science fiction"@en
  • "Science fiction"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Electronic books"

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  • "Mozart für Marsianer"
  • "Noi marziani : romanzo"@it
  • "Martian Time-Slip"
  • "Martian time-slip"@en
  • "Martian time-slip"
  • "Tempo marciano"@es
  • "Tempo marciano"
  • "Noi Marziani"
  • "Noi marziani"@it
  • "Glissement de temps sur Mars"
  • "Mars on meidän"@fi
  • "Martian time-slip : Introd. by Brian W. Aldiss"
  • "Marsovski časovni zdrs"@sl
  • "Martian Time-slip"

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