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The Martian

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Published by Broadway Books in New York, USA .
Written in English

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Open LibraryOL26378839M
ISBN 100804139032
ISBN 109780804139038

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The Martian has shot right up there to be one of my favourite books. Mark Watney is such a believable, funny and smart character, and the book made me feel actually afraid for him when things kept going wrong, made me laugh at all of his wisecracks, and make me root for him to keep going in the face of continuous almost certain of death/5(38K).   The Martian by Andy Weir is a Sci-Fi fiction first published in The book was a huge success and later adapted into a movie on the same name The astronaut Mark Watney who was left alone on Mars because of an accident, the novel is about his survival on a deserted planet with no contact back to earth.   "The best book I've read in ages. Clear your schedule before you crack the seal. This story will take your breath away faster than a hull breech. Smart, funny, and white-knuckle intense, The Martian is everything you want from a novel."--Hugh Howey, New York Times bestselling author of Wool “The Martian kicked my ass!/5(). Sirius 1 doesn't go great. Though the rover runs like a Lamborghini, it's way too chilly out on the Martian surface for him to make it all the way to the Ares 4 site. Enter the RTG. Before Mark and his crewmates arrived, the MAV was powered by something called the RTG, a "big box of plutonium" more dangerous than a nuke ().

  The first line of the book is "I'm pretty much f--ked." The Martian features adult professionals in highly stressful situations, and the amount of strong language rises accordingly. In addition to variants of "f--k," "s--t," and "a--hole," used perhaps a dozen times each, the characters employ "damn," "hell," "bitch," and "ass" semi-frequently.5/5.   The Martian is quite a ride!! It is a MUST READ for any science fiction buff and anyone who has followed the Space Program. If you enjoyed The Martian book review, buy it here. Or listen to it free with Audible trial. If you have read The Martian we would be interested in . The Martian begins in the near (and undated) future. Astronaut Mark Watney is a botanist and mechanical engineer on the American Ares 3 mission to Mars, following two successful Ares missions that have been met first with earthly excitement, then mostly indifference. After a couple days on Mars, a giant dust storm disrupts the astronauts' mission and forces an abort. THE MARTIAN 3 surface. The MDV is basically a big can with some light thrusters and parachutes attached. Its sole purpose is to get six humans from Mars orbit to the surface without killing any of them. And now we come to the real trick of Mars exploration: having all of our shit there in Size: 1MB.

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