Books > Gift Ideas > Science Fiction & Fantasy






Price: $8.71 ($14.00)

(as of 2012-10-06 23:29:51 PST)

You save $5.29 (38%)

Usually ships in 24 hours

Science Fiction & Fantasy

Rating: 4.4 / 5.0 (211 votes)

Released: 2003-03-04

Buying Choices

67 new from $7.45
141 used from $1.76

(as of 2012-10-06 23:29:51 PST)








Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy, Book One) by C.S. Lewis

Description

The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice and taken via spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice, and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Once on the planet, however, Ransom eludes his captors, risking his life and his chances of returning to Earth, becoming a stranger in a land that is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity. First published in 1943, Out of the Silent Planet remains a mysterious and suspenseful tour de force.


Check All Offers Add to Wish List Customer Reviews Trade-In List


Book Details

Author: C.S. Lewis Publisher: Scribner Binding: Paperback Language: English Pages: 160

Similar Books

Perelandra (Space Trilogy, Book 2)
That Hideous Strength (Space Trilogy, Book 3)
Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold
Foundations of Christian Thought: Faith, Learning, and the Christian Worldview
Outrageous Idea of Academic Faithfulness, The: A Guide for Students


Comments




Become a fan of Your #1 Source for Kindle eBooks from the Amazon Kindle Store! on Facebook for the inside scoop on latest and most exclusive books.

SimpleTrack