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To Mars via The Moon An Astronomical Story

By Mark Wicks
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Table of Contents
  • To Mars via The Moon
  • PREFACE
  • CONTENTS
  • LIST OF PLATES AND MAPS
    • NOTES ON THE MAPS AND CHARTS
  • TO MARS via THE MOON
    • CHAPTER I
      • WE START ON A VERY LONG VOYAGE
    • WE START ON A VERY LONG VOYAGE
    • CHAPTER II
      • PERSONAL REMINISCENCES—WHY WE DECIDED ON THE VOYAGE
    • PERSONAL REMINISCENCES—WHY WE DECIDED ON THE VOYAGE
    • CHAPTER III
      • WE APPROACH THE MOON—A MAGNIFICENT SPECTACLE
    • WE APPROACH THE MOON—A MAGNIFICENT SPECTACLE
    • CHAPTER IV
      • CLOSE TO THE MOON—I GIVE SOME INFORMATION ABOUT IT
    • CLOSE TO THE MOON—I GIVE SOME INFORMATION ABOUT IT
    • CHAPTER V
      • WE VIEW THE LUNAR SCENERY IN THE NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
    • WE VIEW THE LUNAR SCENERY IN THE NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
    • CHAPTER VI
      • THE SCENERY OF THE MOON'S SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
    • THE SCENERY OF THE MOON'S SOUTHERN HEMISPHERE
    • CHAPTER VII
      • WE RESUME OUR VOYAGE—THE SUN AND THE SKY AS SEEN FROM SPACE
    • WE RESUME OUR VOYAGE—THE SUN AND THE SKY AS SEEN FROM SPACE
    • CHAPTER VIII
      • JOHN INSISTS ON GOING BACK AGAIN—A STRANGE, BUT AMUSING INCIDENT OCCURS
    • JOHN INSISTS ON GOING BACK AGAIN—A STRANGE, BUT AMUSING INCIDENT OCCURS
    • CHAPTER IX
      • A NARROW ESCAPE FROM DESTRUCTION—I GIVE SOME PARTICULARS ABOUT MARS AND MARTIAN DISCOVERY
    • A NARROW ESCAPE FROM DESTRUCTION—I GIVE SOME PARTICULARS ABOUT MARS AND MARTIAN DISCOVERY
    • CHAPTER X
      • THE DISCOVERY OF LINES UPON MARS—THE GREAT MARTIAN CONTROVERSY
    • THE DISCOVERY OF LINES UPON MARS—THE GREAT MARTIAN CONTROVERSY
    • CHAPTER XI
      • THE GREAT MARTIAN CONTROVERSY (continued)
    • THE GREAT MARTIAN CONTROVERSY (continued)
    • CHAPTER XII
      • WE ARE MYSTERIOUSLY PREVENTED FROM APPROACHING MARS
    • WE ARE MYSTERIOUSLY PREVENTED FROM APPROACHING MARS
    • CHAPTER XIII
      • WE ARRIVE ON MARS AND MEET WITH A STARTLING SURPRISE
    • WE ARRIVE ON MARS AND MEET WITH A STARTLING SURPRISE
    • CHAPTER XIV
      • I MAKE A MOST AMAZING DISCOVERY
    • I MAKE A MOST AMAZING DISCOVERY
    • CHAPTER XV
      • WHAT IS IN A NAME!—THE STORY OF MERNA
    • WHAT IS IN A NAME!—THE STORY OF MERNA
    • CHAPTER XVI
      • WE LEARN SOMETHING ABOUT THE POWERS OF THE MARTIANS
    • WE LEARN SOMETHING ABOUT THE POWERS OF THE MARTIANS
    • CHAPTER XVII
      • WE VISIT THE CANALS AND DISCOVER THEIR SECRET—MARTIAN VIEWS OF LIFE AND DEATH
    • WE VISIT THE CANALS AND DISCOVER THEIR SECRET—MARTIAN VIEWS OF LIFE AND DEATH
    • CHAPTER XVIII
      • WE ATTEND A MARTIAN BANQUET
    • WE ATTEND A MARTIAN BANQUET
    • CHAPTER XIX
      • THE CHIEF OF THE MARTIAN COUNCIL DISCUSSES THE SOCIAL CONDITIONS OF OUR WORLD AND MARS
    • THE CHIEF OF THE MARTIAN COUNCIL DISCUSSES THE SOCIAL CONDITIONS OF OUR WORLD AND MARS
    • CHAPTER XX
      • THE SECRET OF THE "CARETS"—THE SUN AS SEEN FROM MARS
    • THE SECRET OF THE "CARETS"—THE SUN AS SEEN FROM MARS
    • CHAPTER XXI
      • OUR FIRST VIEW OF THE EARTH FROM MARS—A MARTIAN COURTSHIP
    • OUR FIRST VIEW OF THE EARTH FROM MARS—A MARTIAN COURTSHIP
    • CHAPTER XXII
      • CELESTIAL PHENOMENA SEEN FROM MARS—M'ALLISTER RECEIVES A PRACTICAL LESSON IN GRAVITATION
    • CELESTIAL PHENOMENA SEEN FROM MARS—M'ALLISTER RECEIVES A PRACTICAL LESSON IN GRAVITATION
    • CHAPTER XXIII
      • I HAVE A SERIOUS TALK WITH JOHN
    • I HAVE A SERIOUS TALK WITH JOHN
    • CHAPTER XXIV
      • THE MARTIAN SEASONS
    • THE MARTIAN SEASONS
    • CHAPTER XXV
      • MANY THINGS SEEN UPON MARS—I RECEIVE SOME NEWS
    • MANY THINGS SEEN UPON MARS—I RECEIVE SOME NEWS
    • CHAPTER XXVI
      • WE WITNESS SOME WONDERFUL AERIAL EVOLUTIONS AND LISTEN TO MARVELLOUS MUSIC
    • WE WITNESS SOME WONDERFUL AERIAL EVOLUTIONS AND LISTEN TO MARVELLOUS MUSIC
    • CHAPTER XXVII
      • A FAREWELL BANQUET AND A PAINFUL PARTING
    • A FAREWELL BANQUET AND A PAINFUL PARTING
    • CHAPTER XXVIII
      • LAST WORDS TO MY READERS
    • LAST WORDS TO MY READERS
    • CHAPTER XXIX
      • WHAT HAPPENED UPON OUR RETURN HOME—RESULTS OF THE MOST RECENT OBSERVATIONS OF MARS—PROFESSOR LOWELL'S IMPORTANT DISCOVERY
      • ADDENDUM
    • WHAT HAPPENED UPON OUR RETURN HOME—RESULTS OF THE MOST RECENT OBSERVATIONS OF MARS—PROFESSOR LOWELL'S IMPORTANT DISCOVERY
    • ADDENDUM
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