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Planet of the Damned by Harry Harrison

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Planet of the Damned
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Publisher: Bantam Books
ISBN/ASIN: 0812535073
Number of pages: 289

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"Planet of the Damned" is classic science fiction and a coming of age story. The hero, Brion, is a young man given his first opportunity to prove his worthiness by trying to save Dis, a horrible planet that seems hell bent on self destruction. Harrison's imagination fills the page with sweeping scenery, even though the book checks in at a relatively snappy 160 or so pages. It is proof that epic science fiction does not need to go one for many volumes ala L. Ron Hubbard.

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